Position: Physical Therapist (PT)

Location: Full-time Lima Outpatient

Job Description:

  • Evaluates new patients, assessing patient needs and potential for successful rehabilitation.
  • Plans and implements therapeutic individualized programs upon physican referrals.
  • Directs and controls patient care with the assistance of Licensed Physical Therapy Assistants, other licensed supportive personnel, and rehabilitation aides.
  • Able to recognize and detect signs and symptoms that suggest the patient be referred to an appropriate physician.
  • Prepares, maintains and disseminates patient records and reports as mandated by regulatory agencies, physicians, and at the written request of the patient while maintaining patient confidentiality.
  • Independently directs and controls patient treatments in a time of efficient manner.
  • Provides exceptional supervision of Licensed Physical Therapy Assistants and aides.
  • Ability to perform the physical demands of the job as a Physical Therapist.
  • Actively participates in TQM and quality improvement activities.
  • Conducts and participates in patient education, peer education and public education activities.
  • Proactive with regards to organizational program development and public relations.