Plan therapy sessions involving exercise massage or other methods. Utilize various equipment and prosthetic and orthodontic devices. Prepare reports on patients progress, must have a strong desire to work in an Outpatient Setting Evaluate plan and administer physical therapy programs as prescribed by a physician. Physical Therapist for outpatient therapy.
Under a physician's order, performs the following within scope of practice and federal guidelines Evaluates, plans and administers treatment to patients with problems related to neuromuscular and musculoskeletal systems. Administers and interprets tests and measurements for muscle strength, coordination, range of motion, and respiratory and circulatory efficiency. Provides direct resident treatment in accordance with an established plan of care. Instructs patients, families, and caregivers in the care and use of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and other devices. Maintains patient records. Devises special tools and treatment for the specific needs of patients. Conducts home assessments as appropriate to ensure discharge of residents to a safe environment. Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.
Requirements Bachelor of Science or Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy. One (1) year of clinical experience preferred. Current license to practice Physical Therapy