Functions under physician’s orders. Provides and directs physical therapy services to residents, including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation, and completes related documentation and communication.
Common programs include: ambulation training, strengthening and conditioning, contracture management, wound care, cardiac rehab, balance training, modalities, orthotics, and back injury protection.
- Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from an accredited program.
- Successful completion of National Certification Examination for RPT.
- Current state licensure or license eligible.
- Regular attendance.