- Experience in entry level.
- Bachelor of Science from accredited school.
- Georgia physical therapy license.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment.
- Evaluates patients, meeting established standards.
- Plans and implements effective and appropriate treatment so that functional outcomes are achieved.
- Completes documentation, meeting departmental standards for content, accuracy, and timeliness.
- Includes family/caregiver in patient care and provides effective education and documentation appropriate for learning needs of patient and family.
- Provides supervision to physical therapist assistants, rehab aides, and students as assigned.
- Demonstrates competencies that incorporate age-specific guidelines, including N = Neonate (less than 30 days), I = Infant (30 days to 1 year), EC = Early Childhood (1-5 years), LC = Late Childhood (5-13 years), A = Adolescent (13-17 years), AD = Adult, and ALL = all ages.
- Participates in maintaining and monitoring the work environment to ensure a continual state of Joint Commission readiness.