To provide evaluative, consultative and treatment interventions to all patients referred by a licensed physician. To maintain effective communication with healthcare center staff, patients, families and other customers.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Graduate of CAPTE accredited school. If foreign-trained, the program must be deemed substantially equivalent to a Physical Therapist entry level education in the U.S. by a credentials evaluation organization approved by the APTA.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Demonstrate a strong sense of quality, work ethic and flexibility. Always representing the organization in a positive and professional manner.
Demonstrates the ability to take initiative and use sound judgment in routine and emergency situations. Knowledge of established safety procedures when performing tasks and/or working with equipment. Follow established safety regulations, to include fire protection and prevention, smoking regulations, infection control, etc.
Expresses thoughts clearly and concisely in oral and written form.
Develops good rapport easily with patients, families, partners and customers; exhibiting a helpful and courteous attitude at all times.
General proficiency in computer usage especially Microsoft Office applications and electronic medical record reporting following HIPAA regulations.
Maintains self-direction, able to prioritize demonstrating excellent time management to obtain outcomes and strategic goals by targeted deadlines.
Attend and participate in continuing educational programs to keep abreast of changes in your field as well as to maintain current license/certification, as required.