Physical Therapy Office Professional Program
Train for physical therapy aide and medical receptionist roles.
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381 Hours of Study
Complete in as Little as 9 Months†
$21,000-$30,000 Average Salary*
30% Predicted 10-Year Job Growth*
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As someone who’s qualified to work as a physical therapy aide and/or a medical receptionist (often called a medical administrative assistant), you’ll provide support to physical therapists and their patients, and you’ll be certified to manage electronic health records at the front desk of a PT facility.See full job description >>
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Qualify in as little as 9 months.
This 381-hour program will prep you to pass the Certified Physical Therapy Aide Specialist (CPTAS) exam and the Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS) exam in as little as 9 months. (If you need more time to make it happen, no problem. You can take up to 12 months.)†
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CareerStep training quickly leads to physical therapy aide and medical receptionist careers, thanks to expert-created content and strong study support.
Open more doors.
Physical therapy aides are in high demand, and electronic health record certification makes you an extra desirable employee to have on board.*
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It has been life changing for me to get enrolled with CareerStep. What I have learned in the field of physical therapy office professional took my experience to another level. I am very grateful to have all this knowledge. It has been my pleasure and hard work to go through this entire program. I will recommend CareerStep to anyone who wants to get a better education.
I'm currently enrolled in the physical therapy office professional program and I have obtained so much knowledge during these past months. CareerStep has been with me during the enrolling process and now that I'm enrolled. The supportive advisors are always in touch with me to answer any question that I may have. I would definitely recommend CareerStep for those who want to start a new career.
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This program will take your skills and knowledge to new heights, giving you what you need to sit for the CPTAS and CEHRS certification exams with confidence.
- > Complete in as Little as 9 Months†
- > Self-Paced Study
- > Anywhere, Anytime Learning
- > 1:1 (Human) Support
What You’ll Learn
You’ll wrap up this program with the knowledge needed to support physical therapists, oversee front desk duties, and maintain patients’ health records.
Get comfy with the computer programs you’ll use to create digital documents and organize information.
Learn basic anatomy, medical terminology, healthcare documentation, medical office management, and electronic health record management.
Physical Therapy Fundamentals
Understand effective patient interaction and preparation, and gain a broad basic knowledge of therapeutic techniques and principles.
Know what’s required to take and pass the final course exams, which will prepare you for the CPTAS and CEHRS exams.
Physical Therapy Office Professional Program FAQs
What is a physical therapy office professional?
In this role, you’ll be working as a healthcare professional who performs physical therapy aide and medical office receptionist duties. You might also be referred to as a physical therapy aide, physical therapy receptionist, medical receptionist, or medical administrative assistant, depending on the facility and the responsibilities outlined there.
What does a medical front desk receptionist do?
With this program you’re trained to handle administrative tasks in a healthcare facility, including maintaining health records, scheduling appointments, answering patient questions, processing claims, and monitoring supplies.
What does a physical therapy aide do?
You welcome patients, prepare equipment, and provide procedural assistance to physical therapists when needed.
How much do physical therapy office professionals make?
Salaries for this job vary based on location and experience, but the average physical therapy office professional makes between $21,000 and $30,000 per year.*
What’s the job market like for physical therapy office professionals?
It’s outstanding. The healthcare industry is expected to add 30% more physical therapy aide and related jobs in the next 10 years.*
Is financial assistance available?
CareerStep offers a variety of flexible payment options, installment plans, and even discounts for U.S. veterans, Active Duty service members, and their spouses. As CareerStep is not an educational institution, we cannot offer—or accept—traditional financial aid, such as student scholarships, loans, and grants through FAFSA. However, our low-cost training programs are affordably priced and our goal is to find a payment solution that meets your needs.
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This program includes unparalleled training, career support, coaching, and a voucher for the official CPTAS exam ($175 value). It’s a faster, cheaper alternative to traditional schooling.
$3,999 for full program accessOr call now: 800-411-7073 >>
Need a Hand With the Fee? We Got Your Back.
Sometimes paying up front just isn’t in the bank cards. We offer a payment plan for those who need to spread out the course fee.
The My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) program offers funding for this course for eligible military spouses. Find out if you can earn physical therapy aide and electronic health record specialist certification for free!