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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0806

Title: Physical Therapy Assistant.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of a physical therapist, to implement physical therapy treatment care plans, train patients, conduct treatment interventions, use equipment, and observe and record patient progress. Includes instruction in applied anatomy and physiology, behavioral sciences, biomechanics, clinical documentation, clinical pathology, communication, exercise physiology, kinesiology, neuroscience, and professional standards and ethics.

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CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0806 Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant. No substantive changes 51.0806 Physical Therapy Assistant.
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