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ERIC Number: ED336579
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Pages: 36
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Task Analysis for Health Occupations. Cluster: Rehabilitation Services. Occupation: Physical Therapist Assistant. Education for Employment Task Lists.
Lathrop, Janice
Task analyses are provided for two duty areas for the occupation of physical therapist assistant in the rehabilitation services cluster. Ten tasks are listed for the duty area "providing therapeutic measures": apply cold compress, administer hot soak, apply heat lamp, apply warm compress, apply ice bag, assist with dressing change, apply clean dressing, apply elastic bandage, apply topical ointment, and apply antiembolism elastic stockings. The duty area "performing diagnostic measures" includes one task: assist physician/dentist in diagnostic procedure. Each task analysis consists of these components: occupation; duty area; tasks; performance standard; steps (procedure); knowledge; attitudes; safety; equipment and supplies; source of analysis; and list of Illinois State Goals for Learning. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.
Identifiers: Illinois
Note: For related documents, see CE 058 959-968.