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Integrating Safe Patient Handling and Mechanical Lifts into Therapeutic Treatments

March 14, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us Saturday, March 14, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm for Integrating Safe Patient Handling and Mechanical Lifts into Therapeutic Treatments.   

Target Audience:  PTs, PTAs working in SNFs, hospitals, and rehabilitation; may be beneficial for OP PTs if lifts are utilized; may be beneficial for home care PTs, but only as an education to what’s new in PT.

Continuing Education Units: 3.5 Contact Hours

2/10/2014:CORRECTION to location

Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Lower level Room L856 Injury Prevention Department (PEEPS) training room
Newark DE 19718

Phone number: 302/733-1076  (to room L856)

Registration Information: You may register for this event in 1 of 2 ways:

  • Online: Please visit our EventBrite registration page to register online. You will not incur a registration fee if you register online.
  • Via mail: Please make checks payable the Delaware Physical Therapy Association and mail with a copy of the registration form (linked above) to DPTA 1055 North Fairfax Street, Suite 205, Alexandria, VA 22314.

To protect your privacy, we CANNOT accept credit card information via fax or email.

Members: FREE: After registering for the course, if you find that you cannot attend, please contact DPTA’s Executive office at or 703/706-3159 ASAP, so that we may offer your space to someone else.

Non-members: $15 – Registration will be waived if you join APTA and the Delaware chapter.  APTA members receive numerous tangible benefits, from financial discounts on courses and conferences to informational resources. But the value of APTA membership transcends individual benefits. There’s value in the things APTA and the DPTA does on behalf of the entire profession—from representing the profession on Capitol Hill and at the state level to national branding and public relations efforts. There’s value in the ways that an association brings individuals together—at the national, state, and special interest level. There’s value in resources and analysis provided by APTA. The list goes on.

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March 14, 2015
9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark DE 19718, DE 19718
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