Position responsible for evaluation,planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician. Assists patients to reach maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of capabilities. May provide direction to licensed and non-licensed personnel. Current BLS (CPR) certification. Four – to eight hours of specific stroke education annually, as assigned Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Strong written and verbal skills. Basic computer knowledge. Knowledge of physical medicine, physical therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology. Knowledge of physical therapy machine operation,maintenance, and repairs of same.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled