Administers medically prescribed physical therapy programs and treatments to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury, or loss of body part. Directs and supervises employees of the department in the assigned work areas and participates in interdisciplinary care within the department and the hospital.
Current Texas licensure or eligibility as a Physical Therapist. Current BLS Certification.
C. Job Knowledge:
Knowledge of procedures involved in physical therapy with emphasis on human anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology. Must have understanding of basic supervisory principles.
II. Unusual Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
A. Patient lifting and transferring.
B. Lifting and pushing of heavy and light equipment.
C. Constant standing and walking..
C (Programming Language)
Basic Life Support