Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 39636
Job Family: Rehabilitative Services
Status: Part Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: 12 hr weekend
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 42011051037707-Physical Therapy
Specially looking for a Physical Therapist
Job SummaryEvaluates, plans, directs, and administers programs of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or Speech-Language Pathology upon referral by the physician. Plans and conducts therapy programs to restore function, prevent disability, and help patients reach their maximum level of independence.
Hearing (corrected) adequate for oral/aural communication. Vision (corrected) adequate for reading. Intelligible speech and adequate language/cognitive skills to perform job duties. Sitting, standing, and walking required throughout the day. Job duties sometimes require climbing stairs, kneeling, twisting, bending; on occasion, crouching, crawling and reaching overhead. Lifting of patients, equipment or supplies will be required up to 20 pounds frequently and 50 pounds occasionally. Able to laterally transfer patients 100 pounds rarely. Must be able to demonstrate any appropriate exercise and activities to patients/caregivers. Personal Protective Equipment such as gloves, goggles, gowns, and masks are sometimes required due to possible exposure to hazardous chemicals or blood and body fluids. Work is in a fast-paced clinical environment. The work environment is primarily indoors but occasionally outdoors.
Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy or Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology required. NC license for Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology required. Possess and maintain Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association required.
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