Provides physical therapy services to pediatric, adult and geriatric clients; may provide services to adolescent clients. Assesses patients; plans and delivers care and treatment to progress patient to goals agreed upon by patient, family and physician. Re-evaluates and plans programs on an ongoing basis. Competently applies all Physical Therapy modalities. Instructs patients and families in home programs. Suggests changes in patients' clinical approaches.
*A bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy or equivalent is required. Must be licensed or license eligible in the State of Illinois.
*Two or more years' experience as a Physical Therapist preferred; graduates would be considered for part-time.
*Must possess good communication skills, both verbal and written.
*Moderate physical exertion, including frequent walking, standing, bending and reaching and frequent lifting of average loads.
*Must be able to work under stress and to adapt to changing conditions.
*Occasional exposure to moderate environmental variations, above-normal noise levels, and/or unpleasant substances. Exposure to hazardous or potentially injurious elements or conditions is limited.
Decatur Memorial Hospital - 17 months ago