Physical Therapist (Inpatient )

Aug 07 2017
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

 Job Description:

 

Interprets physician’s orders, performs evaluations and assessments; designs and implements plan of care; maintains treatment and progress records; drafts and/or presents oral or written reports of patient’s status; collaborates with team members toward reaching patient’s goals.

 

Certification/Licensure:

·         Current State of Hawaii PT licensure.

·         Current healthcare CPR certification within one (1) month from date of hire (Healthcare provider course or equivalent which includes neonatal, child, adult and AED’s) and maintains certification thereafter.

·         Annual completion of CPR and competencies requirements.

 

Education:

·         Graduate from an APTA accredited school of Physical Therapy.

 

Skills/Experience:

·         Ability to safely and effectively manage patients’ mobility.

·         Ability to clearly communicate in English, verbally and in writing.

 

EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS USED

 

Computer, computerized and written information, facsimile machine, telephone, photocopier, typewriter and related office equipment.  Knowledge of Microsoft Office and databases.

 

May include physical, occupational or speech language pathology devices, such as exercise tables, stationary bicycles, walkers, wheelchairs, practice stairs, mariner’s wheel, parallel bars, pulley and weights, lamps, hydrotherapy tanks, splinting devices, and other equipment and apparatus.