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Physical Therapist I
Requisition ID: 65547
Ministry: Presence St Joseph Hsp Chicago
Location: Presence St Joseph Chicago
2900 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60657 United States (US)
Department: 20712060 Physical Therapy SJH
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry
Employment Type: Regular
The Physical Therapist I evaluates and treats patients using the principles and practices of physical therapy and in accordance with the patient's age, developmental level, and diagnosis. Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team. License-eligible therapists would perform duties under the supervision of a licensed therapist in accordance with the Illinois Physical Therapy Practice Act.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Evaluates patients, establishes goals, and develops individualized treatment plans as prescribed by a licensed physician/practitioner.
Provides direct patient treatment based on current physical therapy practice and revises treatment plan based on the patient's response.
Provides education to patient and family/caregiver regarding patient's abilities and need for assistance and continued therapeutic intervention.
Recommends modification or changes in the patient's treatment program to the referring physician based on evaluation of progress. Confers as necessary with physicians concerning alternatives available.
Prepares written/computer treatment documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as physician orders, evaluation results, treatment plans, progress reports, and other such reports.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree is required. Candidates must be graduates of an approved school of Physical Therapy in accordance with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.
Master's and/or Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy are preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Word).
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Function: Rehabilitation Services
Business Unit: Presence St Joseph Hsp Chicago
Job Function: Rehabilitation Services
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
| Location: Chicago, IL 60657
| Document ID: AD243-0H5X
| Posted on: ||2019-08-2108/21/2019