By: Jesse Hall
 By the end of this presentation you should be able
to answer the following questions.
 What types of patients do PTAs s...
 Q: What is an outpatient ?
 A: An outpatient is a patient who receives
treatment at a hospital, at an emergency room
or...
 The PTA follows a treatment plan developed for the
patient and their goals. The PTA follows this plan to
alleviate the p...
 Rapid City, SD $40k
 San Francisco, CA $56k
 Denver, CO $48K
 New York, New York $55k
 Minneapolis, MN $49K
 Badger...
 Average Salary in Rapid City, SD $40K.
To maintain the same living standards as Rapid
City, SD, with a salary of $40k, o...
 Acute Care Hospital $49K
 Sub-Acute Rehab Hospital (In Patient) $48k
 Health Based Or Clinic Outpatient $44K
 Private...
 0-3 years $38.5K
 4-6 years $43K
 7-9 years $45K
 10-15 years $50K
 16-20 years $52.5K
 21-30 years $52.5K
 31+ ye...
 You may join a section, which is an area of
interest you seek additional information.
 In a section you continue educat...
 What types of patients do PTAs serve in the
outpatient setting?
 What do you know about a PTA’s typical day
in the outp...
 Career Story: Physical Therapy Assistant In An Outpatient Clinic. (n.d.). Retrieved
November 3, 2010 from, http://www.ci...
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Pta 100 outpatient

  1. 1. By: Jesse Hall
  2. 2.  By the end of this presentation you should be able to answer the following questions.  What types of patients do PTAs serve in the outpatient setting?  What do you know about a PTA’s typical day in the outpatient setting?  What is their annual pay?  What is some demographical information pertaining to Physical Therapist Assistants?  What training/lifetime learning is optional?
  3. 3.  Q: What is an outpatient ?  A: An outpatient is a patient who receives treatment at a hospital, at an emergency room or clinic, but is not hospitalized.
  4. 4.  The PTA follows a treatment plan developed for the patient and their goals. The PTA follows this plan to alleviate the patient of; movement dysfunction, physical disabilities and pain.  The PTA carries out interventions such as; exercise, stretch, strength training, posture, wheel chair use, body mechanics, posture, ultrasound massage, therapeutic heat and cold, electric current, ultraviolet, traction and activities of daily living.  They document the patients progress and keep in close contact with the Physical Therapist.
  5. 5.  Rapid City, SD $40k  San Francisco, CA $56k  Denver, CO $48K  New York, New York $55k  Minneapolis, MN $49K  Badger, SD $37k
  6. 6.  Average Salary in Rapid City, SD $40K. To maintain the same living standards as Rapid City, SD, with a salary of $40k, one must make:  $90K, San Francisco, Ca  $46K, Denver, Co  $76K, New York, NY  $47K, Minneapolis, MN  $31K, Badger, SD
  7. 7.  Acute Care Hospital $49K  Sub-Acute Rehab Hospital (In Patient) $48k  Health Based Or Clinic Outpatient $44K  Private Office Outpatient $43k  Home Care $53K
  8. 8.  0-3 years $38.5K  4-6 years $43K  7-9 years $45K  10-15 years $50K  16-20 years $52.5K  21-30 years $52.5K  31+ years $55K
  9. 9.  You may join a section, which is an area of interest you seek additional information.  In a section you continue education by; collegial interaction, collaboration, professional development, research, advocacy, and continuing education.
  10. 10.  What types of patients do PTAs serve in the outpatient setting?  What do you know about a PTA’s typical day in the outpatient setting?  What is their annual pay?  What is some demographical information pertaining to Physical Therapist Assistants  What training/lifetime learning is optional?
  11. 11.  Career Story: Physical Therapy Assistant In An Outpatient Clinic. (n.d.). Retrieved November 3, 2010 from, http://www.citytowninfo.com/career-story/physical- therapist-assistants/physical-therapy-assistant-in-an-outpatient-clinic  Sperlings Best Places Cost of Living Calculator. (n.d.). Retrieved November 3, 2010 from, http://www.bestplaces.net/col/?salary=40000&city1=54652980&city2=50667000  My salery.com salary wizard. (n.d.). Retrieved November 3, 2010 from, http://www1.salary.com/Licensed-Physical-Therapist-Assistant-salary.html  Dictionary.com. (n.d.). Retrieved November 3, 2010 from, http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/outpatient  American Physical Therapy Association, Membership and Leadership, APTA Sections. (n.d.). Retrieved November 3, 2010 from, http://www.apta.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Chapters&Template=/CM/Content Display.cfm&CONTENTID=36890  American Physical Therapy Association. 2009 Median PTA Salary Information. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.apta.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Workforce_Salaries_and_Stats&Tem plate=/CM/HTMLDisplay.cfm&ContentID=71497

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