Physical Therapy Technician
What does a Physical Therapy Technician do?
Physical therapy technicians assist physical therapists in providing health care and rehabilitation services. Physical therapy technicians are responsible for assisting physical therapists with non-clinical tasks while caring for individuals. Physical therapy technicians help patients move, keep treatment areas organized and clean, assist patients with light exercises, and record progress for therapists. They may also order and arrange supplies as well as change patient linens and pillows.
What do I need to get a Physical Therapy Technician job?
Completion of this program gives students an advantage when applying for job openings for Physical Therapy Technicians (Aides).
What is the median salary of a Physical Therapy Technician?
- $25,680 per year
Where can I go from here?
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