Shriners Hospitals for Children Spokane specializes in pediatric sports medicine/orthopedic patient care using innovative and state of the art techniques to assess patient functioning, develop treatment programs, and educate the patient and family as it relates to physical/functional abilities and injury prevention.
5 years PT experience with at least 2 years Sports PT experience Washington State PT license.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to maintain rapport with pediatric patients and families.
Leadership and organizational skills.
Lead the development of the Sports Medicine program to include a Sports Medicine Surgeon, Physical Therapy Assistant and Athletic Trainer.
Deliver physical therapy to patients.
Provide physical therapy treatment to referred patients.
Initiate appropriate physical therapy interventions.
Administer prescribed skilled physical therapy treatment.
Evaluate and treat patients referred for acute care physical therapy.
Conduct medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs.
Help determine diagnosis and physical therapy treatment.
Ensure the physical therapy division.