Physical Therapist - Home Health - Full Time - SOUTH DALLAS
Categories: Allied Health Professionals
Department: University Hospitals
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Experience and Education
Provides instructions in therapeutic procedures to be continued by patient and family.
Adapts conventional physical therapy techniques to meet needs of patients unable to comprehend verbal commands or voluntarily carry out regime of therapeutic exercises.
Designs physical therapy programs and sets goals for each patient.
Evaluates, records, and reports on patient's progress for review by members of care team.
Maintains patient records and charts to ensure accurate record of treatment.
Monitors delivery of physical therapy services in adherence to agency's clinical standards.
Participates in Continuous Quality Improvement Program.
Performs other duties as assigned.
COVERAGE AREA: South Dallas
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