West Tennessee Healthcare Physical Therapist in Jackson, Tennessee
Provides quality physical therapy services to most diagnoses, including evaluation, intervention and education, program planning and implementation, discharge planning, related documentation, and communication. May be exposed to human waste and body fluids, and infectious diseases. B.S., entry-level M.S., or DPT degree in physical therapy. License to practice physical therapy in the State of Tennessee. Under the general supervision of the physical therapy program manager, and the clinical supervision of a mentor, the Staff Physical Therapist treats a variety of diagnoses per department standards, as assigned by the mentor, and/or program manager.
Plan, organize and adjust the daily schedule to optimally use available time, space and equipment in order to provide the best possible treatment.
Utilize the appropriate treatment techniques, based on the latest information available and standards of practice, for selected diagnosis to create and meet the plan of treatment.
Develop objective and measurable goals that are supported by the evaluation.
Develop a treatment plan that is supported by the goals.
Reevaluate and redefine goals and treatment plan in accordance with the patient’s needs and per the department policy and procedures.
Completes departmental and corporate forms accurately and in a timely manner.
Assures charges that are appropriate for treatment/ services rendered.
B.S., entry-level M.S., or DPT degree in physical therapy.
LICENSURE, REGISTRATION, CERTIFICATION:
Physical Therapist License in the State of Tennessee.
Must maintain BLS for Healthcare providers CPR certification.
Requisition ID: 2021-45081
External Company Name: West Tennessee Healthcare
External Company URL: https://www.wth.org/careers/
Street: 101 Jackson Walk
*F-Location Name w/o External ID: Lift Therapy
*F-Location Name w/o External ID: LIFT Therapy