Occupational Therapy Aide vs Physical Therapy Aide differences in jobs as well as pay?

Asked By: thecoxons - 9/12/2008
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in generic terms to not offend any COTA or PTA... More
Answered By: michr - 9/12/2008
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They should pay about the same amount which is slightly above minimum wage for one's state of residence. Both the OT aide and PT aide have similar duties which may include transporting patients to and from therapy, cleaning equipment (whirlpool, treatment area and such), other non-technical tasks. The aide should... More
Answered By: jannsody - 9/12/2008
Jannsody makes several good points... More
Answered By: mistify - 9/12/2008
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