Status
Active
Code
172M00000X
Type
Level II Classification
Mechanotherapist
A practitioner of mechanotherapy examines patients by verbal inquiry, examination of the musculoskeletal system by hand, and visual inspection and observation. In the treatment of patients, mechanotherapists employ the techniques of advised or supervised exercise; electrical neuromuscular stimulation; massage or manipulation; or air, water, heat, cold, sound, or infrared ray therapy. Source: Summarized from Ohio Revised Code 4731.15 [1/1/2007: new]