Pediatric Physical Therapist - Tupelo

Job ID: 0007QJ
Tupelo
Clinical-Non Nursing - OUTPATIENT REHAB ADMIN
Full Time - Day

Posting Description

At North Mississippi Health Services, our mission is to “continuously improve the health of the people of our region.” Our vision is to “provide the best patient and family-centered care and health services in America.” We believe that fulfilling our mission and vision calls us to embrace the best people that form incredible connections to our patients and families.
We take pride in celebrating everything that makes you uniquely you – your talents, your perspectives, and your passions. At North Mississippi Health Services, we believe in connecting your passion with a purpose. When you are part of our team, you know what connected feels like.
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Job Description

Supervisory:

  • Delegates authority to PTA’s and Technicians
    Clinical:
  • Maintains productivity level at department target
  • Evaluates and establishes treatment plan for any patient referred to Physical Therapy
  • Remains competent in the following areas: Evaluation skills, Modalities such as heat, cold, ultrasound, and electrotherapy, Therapeutic exercise, Gait training, Wheelchair transfers
  • Attends and provides continuing education in-servicing
  • Serves as mentor for new employee(s) or volunteers
  • Serves as clinical instructor after one year of experience as a clinician
  • Completes documentation according to all regulations and in a timely manner
    Budget:
  • Remains within monthly budget when ordering equipment and supplies
  • Charges patients appropriately and in a timely manner for treatment and equipment
    Other:
  • Must be competent in use of computer for documentation and charging purposes
    Requirements:
  • Must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy
  • Must hold a current Mississippi License
  • Must be certified in CPR
  • Must demonstrate competency in assessment and treatment of the following areas where applicable: Neonates/Infants, Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults, and Geriatrics

Requirements

The following are requirements in addition to any stated in the above description.

Licenses

You must have the following licenses to apply:

Physical Therapist

Education

You must have the following education to apply:

Bachelors of Physcial Therapy

You must have a Bachelors or higher