Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

OTA-205 Occupational Therapy Assistant Management (2)

Includes the basic principles of management for the OTA. Topics include levels of authority and responsibility, supervisory process, performance appraisals, and policies and procedures. Discusses state and professional association regulations and legal/ethical issues. Explores reimbursement systems and their impacts on health care as well as instruction in public policy and professional advocacy. Covers resume writing, interviewing and employability skills. Credits: 2, Hours: (2/0/0/0), Prereq: OTA-850; Coreq: OTA-851; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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