Aug 10, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog
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PTR 710 - Principles of Business and Administration in Physical Therapy


This course 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 to develop a feasibility study to assist with implementation of a new program to an existing clinic. Prerequisite: Successful completion of all prior required PT courses.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all prior required PT courses. Term cycle: fall. Yearly cycle: all years.

Credits: 3



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