Texas Health Resources Physical Therapist in HEB, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Minimum Education Required:

Completion of a Physical Therapy program

Minimum Licensure/Certification Required:

Texas (Physical Therapy License)

CPR certification or certification within 60 days from Hire Date

Minimum Experience Required: None

Minimum Skills Required:

Good verbal and written communication skills in English

Problem-solving ability

Ability to teach others

Time management skills

Good interpersonal and customer service skills

Basic leadership skills

One year rehab experience preferred

Work Location/Setting: Acute Care

Work Hours Schedule: Full Time (40 Hrs/Wk), Sunday through Thursday

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

•Uses therapeutic treatment techniques appropriate to patient age and desire for treatment.

•Performs treatment procedures that are within the scope of the professional license.

•Performs/delegates technical procedures appropriately and safely.

•Utilizes a variety of treatment techniques to achieve goals, if necessary.

•Determine patient response to treatment and evaluate progress (reassessment).

•Educates patient and family through instruction, demonstration, or appropriate handouts in treatment plan, safety issues, home programs/self-management and assistive equipment.

•Patient safety maintained throughout treatment

•Communicates with physicians and other healthcare personnel as appropriate regarding patient care issues

•Demonstrates competence in the performance of age appropriate patient treatment and individualizes care based on age specific needs.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is a 296-bed, acute-care facility serving Northeast Tarrant County since 1973. With more than 550 physicians on its medical staff, hospital services include outpatient surgery, women’s services, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a dedicated oncology unit and cardiac rehabilitation. Texas Health HEB recently received a dual accreditation as a Cycle IV Chest Pain Center and Heart Failure Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, is certified as a Primary Stroke Center and a designated "Baby Friendly" facility by WHO and UNICEF. Our location brings the best of suburban living, offering you the benefits of convenience and solid career opportunities.