COS PTA students graduate prepared to work at acute care hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, inpatient rehabilitation centers, school based health care services.
Patient care focused on therapeutic exercises/ functional activities as well as manual techniques for treatment, utilization of appropriate modalities, and patient education to promote a successful home exercise program.
A unique workplace with diverse opportunities. An opportunity to collaborate with others in a patients' care that demands the ability to communicate well and the flexibility to work with patients of all ages.
Rehabilitation / Skilled Nursing
Administering patient care programs in an inpatient acute level setting, focused on restoring function, prevent disability, and help patients reach their maximum level of independence.