Staff Physical Therapist

Northern Light Inland Hospital | Waterville, ME

Posted Date 7/12/2019
Description Schedule: Regular Full-time
Shift: Day/Evening
Hours: variable
Responsible For Exercising Independent Judgment In Evaluating, Planning, Directing And Administering Physical Therapy Modalities Of Treatment As Prescribed By A Licensed Physician, With Accountability If Such Treatment Is Not Rendered Correctly. Administers Treatments And Physical Agents As Prescribed By A Referring Physician In An Effort To Restore Function And Prevent Disability Following Injury, Disease Or Physical Disability. Assists Patients To Reach Their Maximum Performance And Level Of Functioning, While Learning To Live Within The Limits Of Their Capabilities. The Staff Therapist Exercises Independent Judgment In Coordinating, Assigning And Supervising Responsibilities Delegated To Supportive Staff (Rcna, Pta, Ptla, Etc.) The Staff Therapist Participates In Operational Aspects Of The Department, And Maintains Performance Improvement Activities Within The Department. Ensures That Patient Charges Are Accurate And Entered On A Timely Basis. Participates In All Infection Control, Departmental Equipment Training, Organizational Safety And Fire Safety Programs. Education Must Be A Graduate Of A Certified School Of Physical Therapy With At Least A B.S. Degree. Experience Not Required, But Highly Recommended.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Geographic Region
Kennebec Valley
Industry
Healthcare

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