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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Physical Therapists.

  • Test and measure patient's strength, motor development and function, sensory perception, functional capacity, or respiratory or circulatory efficiency and record data.
29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Administer prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts.
  • Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration.
  • Record food and fluid intake and output.
29-1011.00 Chiropractors Bright Outlook
  • Evaluate the functioning of the neuromuscularskeletal system and the spine using systems of chiropractic diagnosis.
  • Diagnose health problems by reviewing patients' health and medical histories, questioning, observing, and examining patients and interpreting x-rays.
  • Obtain and record patients' medical histories.
  • Maintain accurate case histories of patients.
29-1161.00 Nurse Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Monitor fetal development by listening to fetal heartbeat, taking external uterine measurements, identifying fetal position, or estimating fetal size and weight.
  • Document findings of physical examinations.
  • Document patients' health histories, symptoms, physical conditions, or other diagnostic information.
  • Perform physical examinations by taking vital signs, checking neurological reflexes, examining breasts, or performing pelvic examinations.
29-1069.11 Sports Medicine Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Record athletes' medical care information and maintain medical records.
  • Record athletes' medical histories and perform physical examinations.
  • Examine and evaluate athletes prior to participation in sports activities to determine level of physical fitness or predisposition to injuries.
  • Examine, evaluate and treat athletes who have been injured or who have medical problems such as exercise-induced asthma.
29-1141.00 Registered Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Perform physical examinations, make tentative diagnoses, and treat patients en route to hospitals or at disaster site triage centers.
29-1069.08 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Document examination results, treatment plans, and patients' outcomes.
  • Examine patients to assess mobility, strength, communication, or cognition.
  • Conduct physical tests such as functional capacity evaluations to determine injured workers' capabilities to perform the physical demands of their jobs.
29-1126.00 Respiratory Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Conduct tests, such as electrocardiograms (EKGs), stress testing, or lung capacity tests, to evaluate patients' cardiopulmonary functions.
  • Perform pulmonary function and adjust equipment to obtain optimum results in therapy.
  • Use a variety of testing techniques to assist doctors in cardiac or pulmonary research or to diagnose disorders.
29-9099.01 Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Monitor maternal condition during labor by checking vital signs, monitoring uterine contractions, or performing physical examinations.
  • Monitor fetal growth and well-being through heartbeat detection, body measurement, and palpation.
  • Maintain documentation of all patients' contacts, reviewing and updating records as necessary.
29-1071.00 Physician Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Examine patients to obtain information about their physical condition.
  • Obtain, compile, and record patient medical data, including health history, progress notes and results of physical examination.
  • Visit and observe patients on hospital rounds or house calls, updating charts, ordering therapy, and reporting back to physician.
29-1065.00 Pediatricians, General
  • Examine children regularly to assess their growth and development.
  • Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, or examination results.
  • Examine patients or order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests to obtain information on medical condition and determine diagnosis.
29-2054.00 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
  • Keep records of patients' therapy, completing all necessary forms.
  • Interview or examine patients to collect clinical data.
  • Perform diagnostic procedures to assess the severity of respiratory dysfunction in patients.
29-1181.00 Audiologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer hearing tests and examine patients to collect information on type and degree of impairment, using specialized instruments and electronic equipment.
  • Maintain patient records at all stages, including initial and subsequent evaluation and treatment activities.
  • Examine and clean patients' ear canals.
29-1141.03 Critical Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Conduct pulmonary assessments to identify abnormal respiratory patterns or breathing sounds that indicate problems.
  • Document patients' medical histories and assessment findings.
  • Document patients' treatment plans, interventions, outcomes, or plan revisions.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Conduct electrocardiogram (EKG), phonocardiogram, echocardiogram, stress testing, or other cardiovascular tests to record patients' cardiac activity, using specialized electronic test equipment, recording devices, or laboratory instruments.
  • Obtain and record patient identification, medical history, or test results.
  • Conduct tests of pulmonary system, using spirometer or other respiratory testing equipment.
29-2099.05 Ophthalmic Medical Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Take and document patients' medical histories.
  • Measure and record lens power, using lensometers.
29-2057.00 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Take and document patients' medical histories.
  • Measure and record lens power, using lensometers.
29-2021.00 Dental Hygienists Bright Outlook
  • Record and review patient medical histories.
  • Chart conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentist.
29-1128.00 Exercise Physiologists Bright Outlook
  • Conduct stress tests, using electrocardiograph (EKG) machines.
  • Measure oxygen consumption or lung functioning, using spirometers.
29-1069.04 Neurologists Bright Outlook
  • Examine patients to obtain information about functional status of areas, such as vision, physical strength, coordination, reflexes, sensations, language skills, cognitive abilities, and mental status.
  • Prepare, maintain, or review records that include patients' histories, neurological examination findings, treatment plans, or outcomes.
29-1131.00 Veterinarians Bright Outlook
  • Examine animals to detect and determine the nature of diseases or injuries.
  • Inspect and test horses, sheep, poultry, or other animals to detect the presence of communicable diseases.