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Basic Medical Terminology: Physical Therapy and Work Comp


This short video gives a basic overview of the different types of physical therapy a medical interpreter may encounter.  We discuss each therapy and its uses, as well as common vocabulary that may be difficult to interpret into the target language.  Lastly, it covers workers' compensation claims and the expectations of interpreters who accept these assignments. 

  • Terminology: PT and Worker's Comp
  • Knowledge Check
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  • All units must be completed