CE Credit Hours: 2.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours
This course does not count as TX JAM credit
CEU Course Description
Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants in the state of Texas must follow guidance from the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and the American Physical Therapy Association to stay compliant with regulations that govern the profession. These include licensing, continuing education, and ethical standards. This course will outline and detail the process of becoming a physical therapist and physical therapist assistant in the state of Texas, how to provide excellent care, and how to represent the profession with core values. It will also discuss practical scenarios of ethical challenges and guide therapists on how to utilize resources like the Code of Ethics to act within ethical standards.
CEU Course Objectives
CEU Course Syllabus
Introduction--> Section 1: Licensure, Terms, and Access to PT
0.50 Contact Hours
Section 2: Texas Regulations --> Section 3: Jurisprudence
|1.00 Contact Hours|
Section 4: APTA Code of Ethics and Guide for Professional Conduct --> Conclusion
|1.50 Contact Hours|
Total = 2 Contact Hours
Instructional level: Basic
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Course Date: 2022-08-15
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