Responsible for the evaluation, re-evaluation, development, and implementation of a plan of care in accordance with the departmental policies and procedures and preferred practice patterns.
2 years minimum of pediatric experience preferred.
Ability to appropriately interact with patients, parents/guardians and other health care professionals in all work related situations.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
APTA and FAPTA memberships highly recommended
At least 2 years of experience necessary to treat infants (0-15 months) independently as determined by meeting departmental clinical competencies established for physical therapy.
Must be able to relate cooperatively and constructively with patients, families and co-workers.
Requires the ability to problem solve to formulate a plan of care and evaluate the patient's response to care, and the ability to interpret, adapt and react calmly under stressful conditions.
Serve as clinical instructor for students assigned by CCCE after 2 years of clinical experience.
Minimum Job Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited Physical Therapy Program. Masters or Doctoral degree preferred. CPR: Healthcare Provider Florida license or eligible for Florida licensure. Pediatric internship required.
Miami Children's Hospital