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Physical Therapist

City:
Richland
Job Type:
FullTimeRegular
State:
WA
Min Salary:
$87,000
Max Salary:
$127,000

The Physical Therapist's main role is to provide high-quality physical therapy services and ensure a positive patient experience. They evaluate patients, develop treatment plans, and administer treatments to improve functional status. The Physical Therapist organizes, supervises, and delivers patient-centered care.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program
  • Current license as a Physical Therapist in the state of Washington
  • Preferably a member of the APTA
  • One to three years or more of clinical experience preferred

Responsibilities:

  • Uphold patient rights and ethical standards
  • Assess patients' physical therapy needs, strengths, and problems
  • Evaluate mobility, endurance, physical function, and neurological status
  • Document comprehensive patient assessments and address critical areas
  • Interpret physician referrals and develop treatment plans
  • Administer treatments, review progress, and make necessary adjustments
  • Involve patients and families in therapy planning and provide home programs
  • Collaborate with physicians and staff when needed
  • Conduct diagnostic examinations and treatments based on findings
  • Provide specific interventions in ambulation, mobility, transfers, endurance, and balance
  • Document treatment notes and measure progress toward goals
  • Modify care plan if progress is not achieved and reassess with physician orders
  • Participate in team meetings, treatment planning, and discharge planning
  • Conduct physical therapy group sessions/programs and individual sessions

Education requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited Physical Therapy program approved by the Council of Medical Education and Hospitals of the AMA and APTA.
  • Must hold a Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy.
  • Current licensure as a Physical Therapist in the state of Washington.
  • Professional membership in the APTA with active participation is preferred.
For immediate consideration, email your resume to:

Austin Gunther

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Posted 207 days ago