Physical Therapist

Saint Luke's Health System - Overland Park, KS (30+ days ago)3.4


“The best place to give care. The best place to get care.” That is the Saint Luke’s vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice or office, our nearly 11,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke’s employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke’s means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care.

Job Description

The staff Physical Therapist PT evaluates client after impairment injury or disease plans designs and implements individualized physical therapy treatment programs after referral from a physician. Interventions may include therapeutic exercise manual therapy functional retraining use of thermal electrical modalities gait training and use of various other training and retraining skills. Periodically re evaluates client to determine effectiveness of interventions and contributes to discharge planning. The PT supervises treatment provided by students or physical therapist assistants and recommends client care interventions to other members of the health care team to contribute to the clients rehabilitation process. The PT delegates and instructs supportive personnel in services to be provided and performs other duties as requested by the manager

Education

Bachelor's Degree (Required)
Certifications

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Physical Therapist - Various
Work Shift

J oin the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.