To provide goal oriented patient directed physical therapy assessments and therapeutic care, commensurate with hospital policy and all licensing and regulating authorities.
To provide comprehensive evaluation, treatment and education to physical therapy patients in order to assist the patient in achieving their highest level of function.
Participates in rehab department PI, department meetings and hospital wide activities to promote staff development and patient safety.
Assist with the development of department strategic goals that assist with the achievement of SVH's mission and vision.
BS Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited program
Successfull completion of national exam.
Currently State of Maine licensure or eligible to obtain.Physical Requirements
Clinical: Prolonged periods of standing, walking, bending, twisting and the ability to transfer and assist patients. The ability to work with, lift and set up equipment for patient use.
Normal visual activity and manual dexterity. Lifting and carrying of supplies up to 50 pounds unassisted, greater than 50 pounds with assistance and/or mechanical devises or other personnel
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