Community Health Systems Physical Therapist Resource in Valparaiso, Indiana

Description:

The Physical Therapist is responsible for the evaluation of referred patients in the acute care setting including the assessment of their medical and physical condition, functional capabilities, limitations, and their potential for rehabilitation. Also, the Physical Therapist will rely on experience and judgment to establish and administer a treatment plan of care with specific goals determined according to the patient's capacity, tolerance, and potential. The Physical Therapist may supervise physical therapy assistants, rehab techs, and students, and will work cooperatively with physicians, case managers and nursing staff. The Resource position includes a commitment to work one weekend per month. Please feel free to email Jennifer Jones, Inpatient Rehab Manager, for further questions at Jennifer.Jones@porterhealth.com .

Qualifications

Requires a Bachelor s, Master s or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy, an active Indiana Physical Therapy license or a state issued temporary license, and a current American Heart Association BLS CPR certification

Job: Physical Therapy / Rehabilitative Services

Organization: Porter

Location: IN-Valparaiso

Requisition ID: 1812507

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.