August 16, 2016

Physical Therapist - O/P Rehab - PRN

UT Soutwestern University Medical Center - Dallas, TX

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  • Company
    UT Soutwestern University Medical Center UT Soutwestern University Medical Center
  • Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Part Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Full/Part Time/PRN: PRN
Regular/Temporary: Regular


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Bachelor's degree and no experience is required. **Eligible for licensure in state of Texas and active Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification (CPR or BCLS) are required.** Preferred: One (1) year of experience.

Demonstrates knowledge of departmental policies and procedures, and treatment specific protocols regarding patient care. Demonstrates knowledge of proper body mechanics for personal and patient safety. Uses and instructs others in proper body mechanics. Reviews information available from all sources, i.e. history and physical, overt and subjective complaints, etc. Utilizes appropriate testing and measurement procedures based on information gathered in evaluation.
Identifies and records problems. Projects realistic goals with reasonable time frames. Determines if treatment is effective. Uses resulting evaluation to identify and record problems. Analyzes and designs treatment programs based on individual patient problems and goals. Prepares for patient discharge. Records patients' progress.
Orders equipment and completes equipment prescription in full.
Performs other duties as assigned.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by The University of Texas System or any of its component institutions, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability..