PHYSICAL THERAPY ELECTIVE
Healthcare professionals must be in a position to diagnose and treat individuals with problems and other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.
This does not discriminate on the basis of age as new-borns to the very oldest experience health problems. Physical therapists are therefore able to provide healthcare for people in a variety of settings including hospitals, private practices, outpatient clinics, home health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities, work settings and nursing homes in order to promote people’s abilities to move, reduce pain, restore function and prevent disability.
Global Electives Port Limited has partnered with credible medical institutions to facilitate placements for Physical Therapists and also work alongside qualified and experienced health professionals who are ready to nurture your ability and hone your skills in a professional facility setting to execute fitness and wellness-oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyles. The treatments include orthopaedic, neurological, chest, cardiology and post-surgery conditions.
Diagnosing and managing movement dysfunction and enhancing physical and functional abilities
Restoring, maintaining and promoting not only optimal physical function but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health
Preventing the onset, symptoms and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions or injuries.
PHILIPPINES – CAPIZ
Capiz is known as the “Seafood Capital of the Philippines” and is the 15th most frequently visited place. Its capital city is Roxas. It is home to the famous coral-stone Santa Monica Church in the town of Pan-ay that has the largest bell in Asia. Made up of 70 sacks of gold and silver it weighs over 10 metric tons and measures 7 feet in diameter and 5 feet in height. Interaction with residents pose no problem, they speak English aside from Tagalog, Capiznon and Hiliganyon. Are you feeling homesick? Call your love ones any time, share your experiences to keep them informed. Internet is available and so with cable and regular television channels. Listen to your favourite tunes through the radio. Guaranteed, you’ll never run out of exciting activities to do during days-off.
KENYA – MOMBASA
Mombasa City is the capital of Mombasa County and is the second largest city in Kenya. Swahili and English are spoken by the 939,000 hospitable residents.
It is located in the Eastern coastline of Kenya which made it a popular destination spot for beaches teeming with marine life and world-class hotels. Water activities await beach lovers. Scuba dive and feast your eyes on the stunning seascape. Or just enjoy blasé moments by the shore surrounded by tropical vegetation.
SRI LANKA – COLOMBO
Overseas medical students who wish to purse their formal studies in Medicine / Nursing are welcome to engage in hospital based clinical work in order to get acquainted with common medical problems encountered in this part of the world. Sri Lanka being a South Asian tropical island , is susceptible to some unique medical problems that overseas students may not be exposed to in their medical career.
The program has been arranged with greater flexibility on weekly basis throughout the year . This is a general medical roster program which will cover different departments / units including followings but not limited to :
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