DIR - PHYSICAL THERAPY
Location: Eagle Pass
Posted on: May 28, 2023
Responsible for the direction of the Physical Therapy Department. Coordinates and supervises operations of the department, administers physical agents prescribed by a referring physician. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Assures competency of all personnel. Assists in formulating, budget, evaluates department performance versus budget and takes appropriate action to remain within budget guidelines. Ensures that patient charges are accurate and entered on a timely basis. Maintains efficient and effective department operation while requiring compliance with all state, federal and local regulatory laws, standards and protocols.
Must have current Texas Physical Therapy License. Current CPR Certification preferred, or will acquire on first 30 days of employment.
Education: Graduate of an accredited Bachelor Degree program in Physical Therapy. Master's degree preferred.
Three (3) or more years of previous experience in aspects of rehabilitative medicine preferred. At least two (2) years experience in management of rehabilitation services or related department preferred.
Knowledge of physical medicine and physical therapy modalities. Knowledge of disease processes and related causative factors. Knowledge of benefits and values of rehabilitative medicine and rehabilitative medicine agents. Knowledge of Infection Control and related impact on rehabilitative medicine practice and equipment. Provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served.
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