Job: PHYSICAL THERAPIST I

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Job Description

Shea Medical Center
Scottsdale, AZ

Allied Health

Therapy Srvcs IP Adult

Full-time

Days

TBD

80

63999

POSITION SUMMARY

The PHYSICAL THERAPIST I is responsible for the evaluation, administration, and oversight of evidence-based physical therapy services provided to individuals with physical disabilities and/or functional limitations. They use specialized skills to promote goals of prevention of dysfunction, restoration of function and/or reversal of the progression of pathology in order to enhance quality of movement and daily living skills for individuals with physical disabilities and/or functional limitations. They develop and update appropriate plan of care in collaboration with the patient/family to assist in returning them to their prior level of function. They act in accordance with physician referral guidelines, state and national organizational standards, regulatory agencies, and established departmental policies and procedures. They embody strong customer service skills and communicate in a concise, tactful manner with physicians, co-workers, caregivers, family members, patients, and other healthcare providers.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in PT from an accredited university approved by the APTA.

EXPERIENCE: None.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: Physical Therapy Licensure from the Arizona Dept of Health Services and BCLS