Kettering Medical Center PHYSICAL THERAPIST in Dayton, Ohio


Serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Provides physical therapy evaluation to determine the extent of functional limitations relevant to the diagnosis. Develops treatment plan that is targeted and adjusted to decrease or eliminate the functional limitations. Uses the physical elements of thermotherapy, electrotherapy, hydrotherapy, exercise, postural training/biomechanics gait training, soft tissue mobilization, and independent living skills training for treatment. Objectively documents progress in elimination of symptoms and restoration of function. Is involved with a full spectrum of patients, including adult and geriatric populations. Provides supervision and direction to physical therapist assistants to assure that patient goals and objectives are met. Reports directly to the Administrative Director of PM&R; with indirect supervision from the Senior Physical Therapist, Program Manager and Medical Director of Rehab

Requirements Educational Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of physical therapy required.

  • BS and MS preferred.

  • Must be licensed or eligible for license by the State of Ohio.

  • License must be posted in primary work site.

Experience Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate well

  • Possesses characteristics of dependability, versatility and teamwork

  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to change

  • Ability to work under stress and handle multiple tasks

  • Demonstrates independent thinking skills, ability to problem solve, exercise good

  • judgment in decision making, able to analyze information

  • Ability to perform those tasks assigned an assistant

  • Must have 2 years of clinical experience with 20 points accumulated in the Clinical Ladder

Work Environment: demands may be stressful due to time constraints, fluctuating work loads, precision and productivity demands. Periods of meeting deadlines with multiple demands from several people. Work at various locations will be required. Changes in work schedules/hours may occur.

Requisition Number: 16-7023



Location: Southview Medical Center

City: Dayton

State: OH

Shift: First

Job Status: Full-Time

Temporary: No

Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 80