Plan and use therapies involving physical exercise massage heat water light and electricity. Utilizes various mechanical and electrical equipment and prosthetic and orthodontic devices. Evaluates records and reports on patients response to treatment and progress toward identified goals.
Integrates physical therapy treatments with other aspects of patient care. Facility offers departmental and hospital program development and monthly in-services and outside continuing education opportunities are also available to obtain needed contact hours for license.
Excellent benefits and incentives including relocation assistance 401(k) savings and retirement tuition assistance and reimbursement onsite subsidized childcare and sick childcare affordable health/dental/vision coverage and free onsite parking. Assist patients reach their maximal reasonably levels of function and to cope with their limitations.
Monitor records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. Instructs and educates patients and families. Participate in patient discharge planning. Provides age and culturally appropriate care. Orient and mentor new staff members. Follow Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy. B.S. or M.S. in Physical Therapy. State license as a Physical Therapist current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider. Strong customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing bending reaching squatting kneeling moving lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
• EDUCATION: B.S. or M.S. in Physical Therapy. State licensure as a Physical Therapist.
• JOB DURATION: This job is full time and long term.