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Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 3:30 PM

Job Description:/h3:
Pathfinder is seeking a Physical Therapist to join our team. We are looking for someone able to supervise, as well as treat the pediatric population in Corpus Christi and the surrounding areas.
Position Summary
Plans, administers and evaluates medically prescribed physical therapy treatment for patients suffering from injuries, or muscle, nerve, joint and bone diseases, to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
:Reviews Physicians referral (prescription) and patients condition and medical records to determine physical therapy treatment required.
:Tests and measures patients strength, motor development, sensory perception, functional capacity, and respiratory and circulatory efficiency, and records findings to develop or revise treatment programs.
:Plans and prepares written treatment program based on evaluation of patient data.
:Administers manual exercises to improve and maintain function.
:Instructs, motivates, and assists patient to perform various physical activities and in use of assistant and supportive devices such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
:Administers treatments involving application of physical agents.
:Evaluates effects of treatment at various stages and adjusts treatments to achieve maximum benefit.
:Records treatment, response, and progress in patients chart or enters information into computer.
:Instructs patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home.
:Confers with Physician and other practitioners to obtain additional patient information, suggest revisions in treatment program, and integrate physical therapy treatment with other aspects of patients health care.
:Orients, instructs, and directs work activities of Assistants.

Available benefits upon status

Company Description:/h3:
Pathfinder Pediatric Home Care, Inc. is looking for the newest member of its team. Our company is growing rapidly and has become one of the areas leading pediatric therapy providers. We are family owned and operated company with more than 20 years of experience in pediatric therapy. We strive to create an environment of teamwork and participation, where through continuous performance improvement, people pursue excellence and take pride in their work, the organization and their personal development.
We work hand in hand with the families we service to positively impact the lives of children. Our goal is to provide each patient with outcome oriented care tailored to put each child on a path to physical and social independence.

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• Location: Corpus Christi

• Post ID: 35449542 corpuschristi
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