JOB ID 45127
The Physical Therapist I will perform evaluation and subsequent planning, execution, and supervision of therapy programs for persons with neuromotor dysfunction. The Physical Therapist will participate in intra-disciplinary and interdisciplinary training programs for affiliating students, staff, and community agencies; maintain appropriate patient records; and clinical supervision of physical therapist assistants, physical therapy aides, and physical therapy students.
Evaluate assigned patients; plan programs; execute, supervise, and document programs as planned.
Provide instruction to caregivers regarding home and community programming.
Maintain written documentation, including patient reports, according to procedures of department, Institute, and Maryland PT guidelines.
Effectively functions within an interdisciplinary team.
May supervise affiliating students and clinical staff as assigned.
Participate in intra-disciplinary and interdisciplinary activities.
Assist in care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.
Participate in planning and execution of programs for personal professional growth and development.
Graduate of an accredited program in Physical Therapy.
Experience in pediatrics and/or rehabilitation and treatment preferred but not required.
The individual will be able to address the needs of certain specific adults with disabilities on a case by case basis as determined by the physician and director.
Must be eligible for license to practice physical therapy in the State of Maryland
Kennedy Krieger Institute - 9 months ago