Overview and Responsibilities
Evaluates and assesses patients to establish functional, measurable goals to promote restoration of functional abilities.
Provides treatment according to a written plan of care to meet established goals.
Plans for discharge and communicates findings and progress according to professional licensure/certification, scope of practice and departmental/discipline policies and procedures.
Produces other reports as needed.
May supervise clinical students and support staff including certified/licensed assistants, technicians, and volunteers. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health, and healing.
Provides leadership support, participates on hospital committees, serves as a resource and ambassador for performance improvement to clinical and management staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Experience Required: 3 years clinical experience or advanced training and certification in area of primary assignment.
Licensure Required: State PT license and BLS