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.
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
Title: PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Department: REHABILITATION MEDICINE - 437040
Location: Southview Medical Center
Job Status: Full-Time
Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 80