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31-2021.00 - Physical Therapist Assistants Bright Outlook

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Observe patients during treatments to compile and evaluate data on their responses and progress and provide results to physical therapist in person or through progress notes.

31-9094.00 Medical Transcriptionists
  • Return dictated reports in printed or electronic form for physician's review, signature, and corrections and for inclusion in patients' medical records.
  • Review and edit transcribed reports or dictated material for spelling, grammar, clarity, consistency, and proper medical terminology.
  • Transcribe dictation for a variety of medical reports, such as patient histories, physical examinations, emergency room visits, operations, chart reviews, consultation, or discharge summaries.
  • Distinguish between homonyms and recognize inconsistencies and mistakes in medical terms, referring to dictionaries, drug references, and other sources on anatomy, physiology, and medicine.
  • Translate medical jargon and abbreviations into their expanded forms to ensure the accuracy of patient and health care facility records.
  • Produce medical reports, correspondence, records, patient-care information, statistics, medical research, and administrative material.
  • Identify mistakes in reports and check with doctors to obtain the correct information.
  • Decide which information should be included or excluded in reports.
31-2011.00 Occupational Therapy Assistants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Monitor patients' performance in therapy activities, providing encouragement.
  • Observe and record patients' progress, attitudes, and behavior and maintain this information in client records.
  • Report to supervisors, verbally or in writing, on patients' progress, attitudes, and behavior.
29-1141.03 Critical Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Assess patients' pain levels or sedation requirements.
  • Monitor patients' fluid intake and output to detect emerging problems, such as fluid and electrolyte imbalances.
31-9096.00 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthetics during surgery and monitor the effects on animals.
  • Write reports, maintain research information, or perform clerical duties.
31-9099.01 Speech-Language Pathology Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Collect and compile data to document clients' performance or assess program quality.
  • Prepare charts, graphs, or other visual displays to communicate clients' performance information.

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