Pediatric Physical Therapist - Part Time

Port Clinton, OH

As a Physical Therapist, you will provide physical therapy services to patients according to a written physician's plan of care. This involves assessing and evaluating therapeutic/rehabilitative/functional status and the home environment, as well as participating in the development of the total plan of care. This position will be located in the school system and will follow the school schedule.

 

Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing, and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician according to state laws and regulation in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability.
  • Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.
  • Ensures that any changes in patient status are documented accurately and entered on a timely basis.
  • The staff therapist coordinates delegates and supervises responsibilities assigned to supportive staff (PTA’s).
  • If required, the staff therapist home health division will assist with operational aspects of the department by participating performance improvement activities within the department and participates in all Quality Assurance activities.
  • Provides input in formulating budget, assists in evaluating department performance versus budget controls and takes appropriate action to remain in budget guidelines.
  • Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety programs as indicated by the home health agencies.
  • Must be willing to travel to different schools within the district.
  • Provide Therapy according to student's I.E.P.

Knowledge And Skills Required:

  • Ability to read and comprehend patient information.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Knowledge working with Pediatric population recommended.

Education And Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Must hold a valid license in the State of Ohio as a Physical Therapist
  • Must hold a valid Ohio Department of Education License.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer