Arlington, TX US
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Arlington Memorial
Minimum Education Requirements:
Completion of a Physical Therapy program
Minimum Licensure Requirements:
Texas (Physical Therapy License)
CPR certification or certification within 60 days from Hire Date
Minimum Skill Requirements:
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Ability to teach others
Time management skills
Good interpersonal and customer service skills
Basic leadership skills
New grads welcome to apply
Work Hours/Schedule: This is a weekend PRN (as needed) position with some week day opportunities. Typical day starts at 0730
Work Location/Setting: This is an acute care position.
•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.
Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, a 369-bed, full-service medical center, has been serving Arlington and surrounding communities since 1958. Hospital services include emergency medicine, cardiac care, neurosciences, women’s care, orthopedics and an advanced imaging center. Texas Health Arlington Memorial is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers and a Commission on Cancer® accredited facility, with over 1,600 employees, 250 volunteers and 630 physicians on its medical staff. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.