DPT degree or admission to post-professional transitional DPT or PhD or geriatric certificate program; good academic and professional standing; or consent of instructor. (3).
Discussion of the role of the physical therapist within a changing health care system, and pertinence of the socioeconomic interaction of the patient and the health care delivery system to direct treatment interventions and home exercise programs for geriatric diseases, disorders, and conditions. Uses case studies from PTP 787. Online lecture and discussion.GradedABCDE/Y.