Physical Therapist

Facility:

Poudre Valley Hospital

Department:

PVH Childs Therapy

Schedule:

Full-time

Shift:

1st Shift - Days

Scheduled Days & Hours:

48 hrs/pp, Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Requisition number:

76515

Physical Therapist

* Location: PVH Child's Therapy, Fort Collins

* Hours: 48 hrs/pp (biweekly), part-time, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, Hours may vary

Job duties

Performs and documents initial and ongoing assessments of patient's condition. Establishes a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family according to their capabilities and desires. Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits. And/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and treatment setting. Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs. Supervises and delegates the care provided by physical therapy assistants to established licensing laws, state regulations and practice standards.

Requirements

* Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy required. Preferred: Master's or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy.

* Current licensure (or provisional license as allowable by the State Physical Therapy Practice Act) with Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies to practice Physical Therapy required

* BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)

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