Physical Therapist
Avera McKennan - Aberdeen, SD

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Category:
Technical/Professional (Clinical)

Facility:
Avera St. Luke's Hospital

Department:
Therapy Center

Schedule:
Part Time

Shift:
Day Shift

Hours:
Generally 8-5 and some weekends

Requisition:
1203052

Job Details:
License Required
Part-Time, benefit eligible position t o evaluate and treat patients, infant to geriatric, with disabilities, disorders, and injuries, to relieve pain, develop or restore function and achieve maximum performance, including long and short term goals.
  • Directs and aids patients in active and passive exercises.
  • Directs patients in care and use of wheelchairs, canes, crutches, prosthetic, orthopedic, and assistive devices.
  • Evaluates, records, and reports patient's progress to other members of the rehabilitation team, the attending physician, and other involved outside agencies.
  • Directs and supervises activities of aides and PTA's in accordance with state law.
  • Provides consultation to area health care facilities as agreed upon in respective contracts with these agencies, as well as marketing and program development .
  • Provides in house and community educational experiences concerning physical therapy practices.
  • Provides coverage for all areas in physical therapy as dictated by scheduling needs and timely and efficient patient flow. Requires self scheduling.
  • Keeps accurate record of services provided to patients.
Education:

Must be a graduate of/or certified from a curriculum of physical therapy approved by the APTA accrediting body.

Licenses/Certificates:

Must be currently licensed to practice physical therapy by the SD State Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners. Current South Dakota driver's license.

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