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31-2021.00 — Physical Therapist Assistants

The current Tools and Technology examples for this occupation are listed below. Please add your suggested examples to the appropriate category. When you are finished, click the Send Feedback button at the bottom of this page.


Arm orthopedic softgoods
  • Slings
Automated external defibrillators AED or hard paddles
  • Automated external defibrillators AED
Back or lumbar or sacral orthopedic softgoods
  • Back braces
  • Sacro-illiac joint lumbar corsets
Balance beams or boards or bolsters or rockers for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Balance beams
  • Balance boards
Blood pressure cuff kits
  • Blood pressure cuffs
Canes or cane accessories
  • Quad canes
  • Single point canes
Cardiac output CO monitoring units or accessories
  • Cardiac monitors
Chest percussors
  • Mechanical percussors
Continuous passive motion CPM devices or accessories
  • Continuous passive motion CPM equipment
Crutches or crutch accessories
  • Crutches
Desktop computers
Digital camcorders or video cameras
  • Digital video cameras
Digital cameras
  • Muscle strength dynamometers
Electric vibrators for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Massage equipment
Electromyography EMG units or accessories
  • Electromyographs EMG
Electrotherapy combination units
  • Interferential electrical stimulation machines
  • Iontopheresis equipment
  • Ergometers
Exercise trampolines
Full body immersion hydrotherapy baths or tanks
  • Hydrotherapy pools
  • Whirlpool therapy baths
Gait belts for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Gait belts
Galvanic or faradic stimulators
  • High-voltage Galvanic stimulation machines
  • Safety goggles
Head or neck traction supplies
  • Cervical traction equipment
Hydrotherapy bath or tank accessories
  • Lavage hydrotherapy equipment
Knee brace or support
  • Knee braces
Lower body resistance machines
  • Lower-body isokinetic machines
Lower extremity prosthetic devices
  • Above-the-knee prosthetics
  • Below-the-knee prosthetics
Mats or platforms for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Hi-lo manipulation tables
Medical acoustic stethoscope or accessory
  • Mechanical stethoscopes
Medical nasal cannulae
Medical staff isolation or cover gown
  • Protective gowns
Medical staff isolation or surgical masks
  • Surgical masks
Neuromuscular stimulators or kits
  • Functional electrical stimulation FES equipment
Notebook computers
Orthopedic splint systems
  • Splints
  • Wrist splints
Orthotics or foot care products
  • Ankle-foot orthotics
Oxygen therapy delivery system products accessories or its supplies
  • Portable oxygen equipment
Parallel bars for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Parallel bars
Patient care beds or accessories for specialty care
  • Rotating bed
  • Standing cages
  • Standing tables
  • Tilt tables
Patient height rulers
  • Posture grids
Patient lifts or accessories
  • Hoyer lifts
  • Total lift chairs
Patient shifting boards or accessories
  • Sliding boards
Patient stretchers or stretcher accessories
  • Stretchers
Pedal exercisers for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Stationary bicycles
Pelvis or back traction supplies
  • Pelvic traction equipment
Personal computers
Physiological recorders
  • Inclinometers
Plumb bobs
  • Plumb lines
Positioning devices
  • Patient positioning devices
Powder boards for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Powder boards
Protective gloves
  • Safety gloves
Pulse oximeter units
  • Pulse oximeters
Reachers for the physically challenged
  • Reachers
Reflex hammers or mallets
  • Reflex hammers
Resistive exercise bands or putty or tubing or accessories for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Resistive exercise bands
Short wave diathermy units
  • Short wave diathermy devices
Skinfold calipers
  • Body-fat calipers
Tablet computers
Therapeutic balls or accessories
  • Medicine balls
  • Swiss exercise balls
Therapeutic heating or cooling pads or compresses or packs
  • Cold packs
  • Therapeutic hot packs
Therapeutic paraffin baths or accessories
  • Paraffin baths
Transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation units
  • Transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation TENS equipment
Treadmill exercisers for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Therapeutic treadmill exercisers
Ultrasonic therapy apparatus or supplies
  • Ultrasound machines
Ultraviolet UV lamps
  • Ultraviolet UV phototherapy lamps
Upper body resistance machines
  • Upper-body isokinetic machines
Upper extremity prosthetic devices
  • Arm prosthetics
Vascular sequential compression devices or tubing
  • Intermittent compression units
  • Sequential compression devices
Walkers or rollators
  • Front-wheel walkers
  • Hemi walkers
  • Pick-up walkers
  • Platform walkers
  • Reciprocating walkers
Weights or sets or accessories for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Free weights
Wrist exercisers for rehabilitation or therapy
  • Hand grips


Accounting software
  • Billing software
  • Bookkeeping software
Action games
  • Video game software
  • Virtual reality game software
Calendar and scheduling software
  • Scheduling software
  • SpectraSoft AppointmentsPRO
Data base user interface and query software
  • dBASE
  • FileMaker Pro
  • Microsoft Access
Electronic mail software
  • Email software
  • Microsoft Outlook
Medical software
  • Arena Health Systems Phys-X
  • Beaver Creek Software The THERAPIST
  • BioEx Systems Exercise Pro
  • Client caseload management software
  • Eazy Application Systems QuickEMR
  • Knees Software PT DocTools
  • Laboratory information system LIS
  • PhysioTools Tools RG
  • Rehab Documentation Company ReDoc Suite
  • SpectraSoft DocuPRO
  • Summit Software CarePoint
  • TherAssist
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Operating system software
  • Microsoft Windows
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Word processing software

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