Physical Therapy Aide (3418) Enlisted Personnel
Supervises physical therapy treatment of military personnel. Supervises nurses and enlisted assistants in giving exercise, electrotherapy, and hydrotherapy treatments as prescribed by qualified Medical Officer; maintains records and charts and prepares reports on management of physical therapy department; conducts instruction courses in physical technique for personnel of Medical Department installations; is responsible for sanitation and cleanliness of physical therapy clinic and for maintenance and requisition of supplies. Must have completed 2 years of College with major emphasis either in Physical Education or Biological Sciences, or have completed approved courses in Nursing and Physical Therapy. Completion of a 4 years’ College course in physical education very desirable.