Contact Hours3 Hours
Ethics in Physical Therapy: How to Navigate as a Licensed Therapist (3 hours)
A comprehensive ethics course designed to educate physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. This course was created to impact the way ethical decision making is viewed as a licensed professional and to provide meaningful perspectives from one therapist to another. This unique course incorporates sport psychology principles, regulatory and industry standards to highlight the full spectrum of ethics within the profession of physical therapy.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Recognize the ethical spectrum from a physical therapy perspective
- Apply the principles of the APTA Code of Ethics and Guide for Professional Conduct/APTA Standards for Ethical Conduct for Physical Therapist Assistant and APTA Guide for Professional Conduct of the Physical Therapist Assistants in to practice.
- Summarize how sport psychology impacts our patients as well as our treatment
- Summarize the HIPAA privacy rule and protected PHI
- Recognize how ethics relates to proper coding, billing and documentation
Approved in my State?
as Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
as Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants
as Certified Athletic Trainers
as CSCS / CPT
as Massage Therapy
as Speech Therapy
Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to complete a 10 question post-test with a minimum passing score of 70%.