Physical Therapist - Outpatient Rehab - Children's Therapy - Fort Collins, CO
Performs and documents initial and ongoing assessments of patient's condition.
Guide and mentor peer therapists on complex/difficult evaluations.
Establishes a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family according to their capabilities and desires.
Mentors others on development of care plans. Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits.
Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and treatment setting.
Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs.
Serves as resource for complex diagnoses and care plans.
Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy required. Preferred: Master's or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy.
Current licensure with Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies to practice Physical Therapy required.
BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
IF APPLICABLE: Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager. If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with your resume in one document.
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With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state’s largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we’re able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you pla...ce on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients’ lives.