Physical Therapist-Lymphedema Certified FT/40HRS - Outpatient

Compensation

: $92,580.00 - $129,770.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Allied Health



Description
Assesses and treats neuromusculoskeletal & cardiorespiratory systems by physical or mechanical means to maintain or restore function that has been impaired by injury or disease, for pain management and for promotion of mobility and health as prescribed by the referring physician. Is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring the plan of care for the person served. Performs and directs administration of all physical therapy modalities & collaborates throughout the process with the patient and their family and the interdisciplinary team.
Requirements

EDUCATION: Doctorate, Masters, Bachelors or Associates Degree in Physical Therapy.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Current New Mexico Physical Therapist licensure & BLS certification required. Lymphedema Certified Therapist (CLT) required.

SKILLS:
Demonstrates accountability and skills in assessment/evaluation
Decision-making and time management.
Have strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication and organizational skills.

EXPERIENCE: None required.

NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Director/Manager Rehabilitation Services

ENVIRONMENT:
- Bloodborne pathogen: B
Works in a clean, well lighted, ventilated smoke-free environment. Potential exposure to communicable diseases, combative patients and hazardous chemicals. Subject to stressful professional relationships.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Good physical condition.Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing and walking. Lifts, positions, and transfers patients and manipulates occupied equipment. Lifts supplies or equipment up to 50 lbs. Potential strains resulting from lifting heavy patients and equipment.
Associated topics: activity therapist, lactation consultant, movement therapist, orthopedic, outpatient, physical therapist, physical therapy, therapist, therapist assistant, therapist outpatient * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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