Physical Therapist

Rehabilitation Therapy



Full Time

M-F 8-430, 1 Sat/Mo

Contact: Caleb Palumbo
Email: caleb.palumbo@rivhs.com

Job Summary: 

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our Therapy Team in Tappahannock, Virginia! This town is located within the Northern Neck which is known as the "birthplace of our nation!" Tappahannock is a wonderful and historic small town located on the banks of the Rappahannock River. Being in close proximity to water allows for fun leisure activities centered on and around the river such as boating and fishing! For the shopping and foodie lovers, Downtown Tappahannock offers great shopping and tasty restaurants! This laid-back town is near Williamsburg, Richmond and only a couple of hours away from our nation's capital; Washington D.C.!

A staff Physical Therapist is required to be flexible with daily scheduling and may be required to work various patient care settings. A staff Physical Therapist is supervised by the Rehab Services Management. Following appropriate practice, a therapist will perform evaluations, determine PT diagnoses, develop a plan of care, and perform physical therapy procedures to aid in restoring function, improving mobility, relieving pain, improving health, and preventing or limiting permanent physical disability. This position may also perform other assigned duties. A staff Physical Therapist must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide age, goal, and diagnosis appropriate care. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development throughout the life span, be able to assess patients' needs and status by analyzing evaluated data, and be able to interpret information to identify age-specific needs and provide appropriate care accordingly per patient care setting. This position must also be able to follow and adhere to the practices described in the Department Policy and Procedure Manual.

Educational Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy or higher is required

Certification/Licensure Requirements:

Physical Therapy licensure in the State of Virginia is required

HeartSaver AED is required

Experience Requirements:

Previous healthcare experience is preferred