Administration and Management in Physical Therapy

PHTH 410  Administration and Management in Physical Therapy

COURSE INFORMATION
Course Title:                Administration and Management in Physical Therapy.
Code:                          PHTH 410.
Hours:                         Lec – 1 Hr.    Lab – 0 Hr.        Cln – 0 Hr.    Cr – 1.
Prerequisite:                None.
Level/Semester:           4th level - Spring.
Department offering the course:    Physical Therapy.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course deals with the principles of management, institutional types, medical records, departmental/personal management, budgeting, quality assurance and improvement, and professional and accreditation standards.

COURSE AIM:
At the end of this course the student will be able to gain knowledge about the principles of management, institutional types, medical records, departmental/personal management, budgeting, quality assurance and improvement, and professional and accreditation standards.

TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS
Illustrated lecture using white board, personal computer and data show.
Group discussion.
Research work.

LIST OF REFERENCES
L. Quinn, Documentation For Rehabilitation: A Guide To Clinical Decision Making, 5th edition, Saunders Elsevier, 2009.
E. Shamus, Effective Documentation for Physical Therapy Professionals, 2nd edition, Mcgraw Hill, 2011.
 
Students are advised to visit web pages related and which are not limited to:
www.therapyadmin.com/mx_ata.html