Physical Therapist - PT

East Jefferson General Hospital   Metairie, LA   Full-time     Physical Therapy
Posted on March 13, 2023
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$5,000 Salary Incentive
Provides for the delivery of comprehensive rehabilitation services to medically referred patients. May provide care to patients in pediatric to geriatric age groups. Directs and guides patient/family teaching. Directs and guides ancillary personnel while maintaining professional standards. Interacts with other members of the rehabilitation team to coordinate goals and improve quality of care. Provides clinical education for students. Maintains all documentation in a timely manner. Assists in maintaining the clinical integrity of the department. Assists, when indicated, in the orientation, skill development and evaluation of personnel. Assumes Lead Therapist duties when assigned by Therapy Supervisor or Director. Normally works 40 hours per week on assigned shifts. May be assigned to another shift or unit to provide adequate coverage based on levels of care. Rotates weekends, holidays and on-call as necessary.
Graduate of an accredited school of physical therapy. Current license and registration to practice physical therapy in the State of Louisiana. CPR Certification (Heartsavers Course).

Work Type: Full-time
Work Shift: Days