Physical Therapist PT-PRN
Posted on: April 5, 2021
Pearl Street Health and Rehabilitation Center in Englewood, CO
is a 81-bed center offering a variety of individualized, health
care services for our patients and residents. We are seeking a
qualified and committed team member to join our efforts in
providing quality care in all aspects of the patient journey.
Please consider the following team member opportunity and apply
today!Job DescriptionSummary Physical Therapist (PT) evaluates and
treats residents and patients with temporary or long term physical
disabilities to relieve pain, restore function, and promote healing
by applying the therapeutic properties of exercise, heat,
ultrasound, massage and other forms of treatment.Essential Duties &
Responsibilities 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. Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications Bachelor of Science or Master of Science degree in
Physical Therapy. One (1) year of clinical experience preferred.
Current license to practice Physical Therapy issued by the State,
if required by state law. Physical Demands & Environment Shift work
may be required. Employee is frequently required to stand, walk,
use hands or fingers, reach with hands and arms, feel, talk and
hear. Employee is occasionally exposed to blood or other body
fluids, fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.
In compliance with applicable, law, reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions of the position.Equal Opportunity Employer We
are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against
any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color,
sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender
identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other
federal, state or local protected class.
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