May 26, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PTR 710 - Principles of Business and Administration in Physical Therapy


This coure is designed to prepare students to manage and lead physical therapy practice in a contemporary environment. Theories and principles of leadership and management are utilized to guide and evaluate the provision of physical therapy services. Topics addressed include: human resource management, financial planning, understanding of payment for services, quality and outcomes management, managing risk, group process, effective communication and marketing strategies. An understanding of individual interpersonal styles and motivation are addressed in this course. Students have the opportunity to apply management skills while working in groups along with a manager from the community to complete a feasibility study. Prerequisite: Successful completion of all prior required PT courses.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all prior required PT courses. Typical term cycle: Fall. Typical yearly cycle: all years.

Credits: 3



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