Provides for the delivery of comprehensive rehabilitation services to medically patients. May provide care to patients in pediatric to geriatric age groups. Directs and guides patient/family teaching. Directs and guides ancillary personnel while maintaining professional standards. Interacts with other members of the rehabilitation team to coordinate goals and improve quality of care. Provides clinical education for students. Maintains all documentation in a timely manner. Assists in maintaining the clinical integrity of the department. Assists, when indicated, in the orientation, skill development and evaluation of personnel. Assumes Lead Therapist duties when assigned by Therapy Supervisor or Director.
Graduate of an accredited school of physical therapy. Current license to practice physical therapy in the State of Louisiana. CPR certification (Heartsavers Course)
East Jefferson General HospitalMetairie, LA