As a Physical Therapist you will have an assigned group of patients and provide PT evaluations, modalities and treatments to support patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning while also learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Specific areas of responsibility will include:
Initiate patient contact on referral. Demonstrate ability to provide patient screening and make appropriate recommendations.
Select and administer the appropriate evaluation and consult with others regarding interpretation.
Ensure that treatment planning is comprehensive, realistic and involves the patient and/or family.
Demonstrate ability to prioritize treatment.
Implement and adjust therapeutic appropriate programs with specific individualized treatments for an assigned caseload.
Complete appropriate discharge planning in a timely manner.
Current licensure as a Physical Therapist in the state where the hospital is located.
Inpatient rehab experience preferred.
Current BLS/CPR Card.