As a Physical Therapist at our facility you will find out what it truly means to be a part of a collaborative team where diversity and inclusion thrive. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. Join us in our efforts to better our community! In this role:
You will be responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.
You will be responsible for understanding current treatment philosophy and procedures and documenting treatments in a compliant manner.
You will assist patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.
You will instruct and supervise Students, Physical Therapy Assistants and Physical Therapy Aides in the proper handling and treatment of assigned patients.
You will participate in operational aspects of the department, including performance improvement activities within the department and CQI activities.
You will attend staff and other meetings and participate in unit committees, such as education, quality improvement, etc.
You will maintain up-to-date knowledge of trends in physical therapy and participate in program development, development of new procedures, service lines, and changes as needed.
Licensure/ Certification/ Registration:
Must hold a current Utah Physical Therapist license from DOPL
American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life Support Course (BLS or BCLS) and Certification.
Must have the minimum of a Master’s degree from a program approved by the APTA (American Physical Therapy Association) as of 2000. A Bachelor’s degree is acceptable for hires with graduation dates prior to 2002.