Riverside Therapy Group is looking for a Full Time Physical Therapist to join our team at Sanders in Gloucester, Virginia. Sanders therapy team provides services to patients on the designated short term rehab unit, as well as long term care residents, and assisted living / independent living residents.
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.
Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Physical Therapy is required.
Certification/ Licensure Requirements:
Licensed Physical Therapist in the state of Virginia or compact designation. Heart Saver/AED required. CPR/BLS is required.
Previous experience in healthcare preferred.