|Status (Full Time/Part Time)
|Hours Per Week
||Screens/evaluates individuals during the evaluation process to assess therapy needs. Provides therapy (developing/modifying treatment plans) and re-evaluation as needed. Provides clinical support to staff as needed.
•Completes a preliminary screening and initial evaluation for all newly referred individuals; makes recommendations as appropriate.
•Develops treatment plan for those individuals recommended for therapy in conjunction with physician approval and modifies plan as needed.
•Provides direct therapy services and documents treatments as required.
•Provides clinical supervision to staff assisting with therapy programs.
•As a member of the Interdisciplinary Treatment Team, participates in professional meetings as assigned, integrating services with other providers.
•Makes recommendations for the purchase of specialized equipment, materials and wheelchair modifications.
•Counsels patients and their family members/caregivers (if applicable) regarding the patient’s Physical Therapy Services including staff/family education upon discharge.
•Provides an orientation to physical therapy services to new staff and participates in in-service training.
•Complies with all agency policies and procedures.
•Other duties as assigned.
||•Degree from an accredited Physical Therapy Program.
•Licensed and currently registered by N.Y.S. to practice physical therapy (new grads- require temporary PT license and need to obtain license within 6 months of hire)
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