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PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT-Maryland (Occupation Licenses)
...ASSISTANT OCCUPATION CODE Physical Therapist Assistant (312021) TYPE OF EDUCATION Associate Degree from an approved program DESCRIPTION OF LICENSURE Physical therapists usually possess an Associates of Art degree with completion of a Board approved Physical Therapist Assistant training program; and Pass the national examination. PROCEDURES FOR OBTAINING LICENSURE Passing score on the national examination. Licensed by the Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. To schedule the national exam contact the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners, 4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore MD 21215 (410) 764-4752. Website is www.dhmh.state.md.us/bphte LICENSING AGENCY Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene 4201 Patterson Avenue Baltimore MD 21215 (410) 764-4752 FAX (410) 358-6571 www.dhmh.state.md.us/

Physical Therapist-Iowa (Occupation Licenses)
PHYSICAL THERAPIST PT Licensing Authority Jan Scheffert Physical and Occupational Therapy Board Iowa Department of Public Health Lucas State Office Bldg 5th Fl 321 E 12th St Des Moines IA 50319-0075 Phone 515 281-4401 Fax 515 281-3121 E-mail jscheffert idph.state.ia.us Legal Authority Code of Iowa, Chapter 148A Iowa Administrative Code 645, 199-204 Job Description Physical therapists plan, implement, and evaluate physical therapy programs using the effective properties of physical agents including but not limited to mechanical devices, heat, cold, air, light, water, electricity, sound, therapeutic exercise and rehabilitative procedures. These devices are used to prevent, correct, minimize or alleviate a physical impairment. They review patients' medical records, evaluate patients, identify specific patient...

Physical Therapist Assistant-Iowa (Occupation Licenses)
PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT PTA Licensing Authority Jan Scheffert Physical and Occupational Therapy Board Iowa Department of Public Health Lucas State Office Bldg 5th Fl 321 E 12th St Des Moines IA 50319-0075 Phone 515 281-4401 Fax 515 281-3121 E-mail jscheffert idph.state.ia.us Legal Authority Code of Iowa, Chapter 148A.6 Iowa Administrative Code 645, Chapters 199-204 Job Description A physical therapist assistant PTA works under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist to implement treatment programs according to the plan of care. They train patients in exercises and activities of daily living, conducting treatments, using special equipment, administering modalities and other treatment procedures and reporting to the physical therapist on the patient's responses...

Physical Therapists-New Hampshire (Occupation Licenses)
...an integral member of the health care team in hospitals, private clinics, secondary schools, and other health care settings. Statute/Rules:NH RSA 328-A and 328-F; Administrative Rules Chapter Ahp 100-300 and Phy 100-500 Licensure Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age Be of good moral character Must graduate from a professional physical therapy education program accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) or by another board-approved accrediting organization Pass the national proficiency examination Examination: Written examination required National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) Continuing Education:A minimum of 24 hours of continuing education is required every two years Fees: Application: $60.00 Initial licensure...

Physical Therapist-Nebraska (Occupation Licenses)
Occupational Description The practice of physical therapy includes the use of exercises and other treatments to  Restore physical function;  Promote fitness and health; and  Reduce the risk of injuries. Physical therapy is the care and services provided by or under the direction of a physical therapist. Physical Therapist Assistants assist physical therapists in the practice of physical therapy. Licensure Requirements The applicant must have reached the age of majority, have graduated from an accredited physical therapy program or if training as a physical therapist was in a foreign country, the applicant must have completed a program of professional instruction that is substantially equivalent to an approved education program; have passed the licensure examinations and have proof that the applicant is...

Physical Therapist-Virginia (Occupation Licenses)
...Canada, he shall provide proof of proficiency in the English language by passing TOEFL and TSE or the TOEFL iBT, the Internet-based tests of listening, reading, speaking and writing by a score determined by the board or an equivalent examination approved by the board. TOEFL iBT or TOEFL and TSE may be waived upon evidence that the applicant's physical therapy program was taught in English or that the native tongue of the applicant's nationality is English. Education requirements: graduates of schools not approved by an accrediting agency approved by the board. A. An applicant for initial licensure as a physical therapist who is a graduate of a school not approved by an accrediting agency approved by the board shall...

Physical Therapist-New Mexico (Occupation Licenses)
License to practice Physical Therapy in New Mexico

Physical Therapist Assistants-New Hampshire (Occupation Licenses)
...physical abilities and plan treatment programs to help them. Use exercise, massage, water, or electricity to relieve pain or improve the condition of muscles and skin. Statute/Rules:NH RSA 328-A and 328-F; Administrative Rules Chapter Ahp 100-300 and Phy 100-500 Licensure Requirements: Must be of good moral character Must graduate from a professional physical therapy education program accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) or by another board-approved accrediting organization Must pass the national proficiency examination Can practice only under the direction of a licensed Physical Therapist Examination: Written examination required National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) Continuing Education:A minimum of 24 hours of continuing...

Physical Therapy Assistant-Oklahoma (Occupation Licenses)
JOB DESCRIPTION A physical therapy assistant is a skilled practitioner who administers physical therapy under the direction of a qualified physical therapist to patients in treatment programs. The assistant helps patients with exercise therapy and applies massage and/or electrical or ultraviolet ray treatment to a patient's afflicted area. The assistant may also monitor and report the patient's progress to the therapist or physician. Physical therapy assistants work in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, and home-health agencies. SOC 31-2021 EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS Education Level Graduation from an approved program for physical therapy assistants consisting of at least a two-year program approved by a national accrediting body recognized by the Board. Possible areas of study include anatomy, physiology, neuroanatomy...

Physical Therapist-Louisiana (Occupation Licenses)
PHYSICAL THERAPIST SOC CODE: 29-1123 Regulatory Authority: Louisiana Physical Therapy Board 104 Fairlane Drive Lafayette, Louisiana 70507 Phone: (337) 262-1043 or (888) 400-9110 Fax: (337) 262-1054 Web site: http://www.laptboard.org/ Email: lsbpte@laptboard.org Period of License: 1 Year Minimum Age: 21 Job Description: Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility. Average Wage (May 2008) Source: Louisiana Workforce Commission, Occupational Employment Statistics Program http://www.laworks.net/Downloads/Downloads_LMI.asp#OccpWage Entry Hourly: $30.47 Experienced Hourly: $45.11 Job Description/Wage/Training & Education Data Source: Occupational Outlook Handbook 2008-2009 and http://online.onetcenter.org Training/Education: A minimum of a Bachelor's of Science in physical therapy that...

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