Physical Therapist, Perdiem
Company: Holy Name
Posted on: January 22, 2023
Job Title: Staff Physical Therapist
Department: Physical Therapy, Oradell
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Position Summary: Organizes and conducts Physical Therapy programs
for individuals referred by a physician to restore function and
prevent disability following disease, injury or loss of body part.
Helps patient reach maximum performance within their
Education: Bachelors or Masters of Science Degree in Physical
Skills: Capable of frequent lifting and transferring of weight of
to 300 pounds. Performs other related or miscellaneous duties as
directed by superiors.
Experience: Treats patients of all ages with all types of
disabilities and multiple medical problems.
Certification/License: New Jersey Licensed or eligible. AHA CPR/AED
Certificate or BLS Certification.
Essential Functions of the Job:
- Evaluates and plan specific treatment programs upon the
referral of a physician.
- Treats and documents progress of patients in a timely
- Evaluates the extent of the disability through pertinent chart
findings and objective evaluation procedures
- Administers therapeutic exercise directly
- Teaches rehabilitation techniques to overcome disability
through the use of supportive devices
- Assists with discharge planning.
- Maintains and cares for all therapeutic equipment in all
- Instruct other health professionals, support personnel and
patient, families in proper safety and exercise programs.
- Coordinates schedule of assigned in-patients or
- Maintains statistical reports as requested.
- Participates in a present in-service program as directed by
Senior Education Therapist or Director of Rehabilitation Services.
Performs at minimum 1 inservice per year for the
- Records treatment data and progress notes in the medical
records. Reports on patient progress at rounds or other clinical
- Assists in departmental marketing and educates medical and
other hospital staff about services provided by physical
- Supervises affiliating students as per assignment of the Senior
Education Physical Therapist
Keywords: Holy Name, Tenafly , Physical Therapist, Perdiem, Healthcare , Oradell, New Jersey
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