Administers quality physical therapy treatments to patients including but not limited to assisting with assessments, treatment and documentation as prescribed by the referring physician and established by the physical therapist.
Provides physical therapy patient treatment programs or portions thereof planned and delegated by the Physical Therapist.
Assists the Therapist in performing tests, evaluations, and complex treatment procedures.
Carries out actual treatment procedures including exercise programs and the application of heat, cold light, whirlpool, sound, and massage modalities while observing established procedures and safety precautions.
Trains patient in exercises, ambulation, and activities of daily living.
Applies and cares for braces, prosthesis, and other assistive devices recommended for and used by patients during physical therapy activities.
Maintains, operates and cares for therapy equipment.
Completes all required documentation in a thorough and timely fashion.
Educates family and patients regarding ability/disability and treatment programs and goals.
Participates in educational programs and inservice meetings. Participates in continuing education program to ensure appropriate units are attained for maintenance of state license.
Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program, safety, environmental and infection control standards.
Performs related duties as assigned and requested.
The information above is for summary purposes, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.
We reveal and foster God's healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Inspired by our faith,
•We will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner.
•We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settin...gs and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability.
•We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values.
Caring Spirit - We honor the sacred dignity of each person.
Excellence - We set and surpass high standards.
Good Humor - We create joyful and welcoming environments.
Integrity - We do the right thing with openness and pride.
Safety - We deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates.
Stewardship - We are accountable for the resources entrusted to us.