Job Number: 340894
We are seeking a Physical Therapist to work Fulltime in Outpatient Services at Methodist Rehab Hospital in Dallas, TX
The staff Physical Therapist coordinates the physical therapy care for the patient population of primarily adult and geriatric persons who are acutely ill and have medically complex needs, which result in mobility and activities of daily living deficits. The Physical Therapist is an integral member of an interdisciplinary team and is expected to accurately assess the patients' needs; identify and implement appropriate physical therapy treatment; coordinate and/or provide patient and family teaching and work in collaborative association with the interdisciplinary team to provide timely, safe and cost effective treatment to achieve the optimal functional outcome. The functions are carried out according to hospital policy and mission statement, Performance Improvement Plan and philosophy of the Physical Medicine and Rehab Department. The Physical Therapist is also responsible for participating in the hospital and departmental Performance Improvement Plan and assisting in program development activities. Further responsibilities include contributing to the cost effectiveness of services and programs of the Therapy Department.
- Current licensure as a Physical Therapist in the state.
- Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy.
- Current Basic Life Support/CPR Card. Outpatient Rehab experience preferred