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compensation: 50.00/h
employment type: contract

Physical Therapist (SE PORTLAND)

Our clinic looking for Physical Therapist to join our team of professionals to provide quality health services to the patients of all ages who have medical conditions, illnesses or injuries that limit their regular ability to move and function.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide initial ongoing comprehensive assessments of the patient's needs
Establish a treatment plan in consultation with the physician and revises it with the approval of the physician as necessary.
Assist in development and implementation of the interdisciplinary patient care plan as it pertains to Physical Therapy.
Assist the physician in evaluating patients by applying diagnostic and prognostic muscle, nerve, joint and functional ability tests.
Treat patients to relieve pain, develop or restore functional and maintain maximum performance, using physical means, such as exercise, massage, heat, water, light and electricity.
Consult and familiarize staff regarding the established plan.
Teach, supervise, and counsel the family and patient in the physical therapy program.
Instruct patient in care and use of wheelchairs, braces, crutches, canes and prosthetic and orthotic devices.
Provide the equipment required to carry out the plan.
Write clinical/progress notes on the date of the visit and incorporates same in the patient's record within 72 hours.
Participate in case conferences, physical therapy staff meetings, agency activities and in-service programs as necessary.
Participate with staff, patients, and physicians in discharge planning activities and completes a Physical Therapy Discharge Summary.



QUALIFICATIONS

Must be a graduate of a physical Therapy school approved by the Council of Medical Education of the A.M.A. in collaboration with the American Physical Therapy Association.
Must be licensed or registered by the Oregon State.
Must have at least one year of institutional/home health experience.
Must have a criminal background check.
Must have current CPR certification.
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