Physical Therapist Job Description
The following is a full job description for Physical Therapist. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Physical Therapist along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Physical Therapist is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Physical Therapist - Home Care, Physical Therapist - Nursing Home, Licensed Physical Therapist Asst. - Nursing Home, Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, Physical Therapy Attendant, Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Cert. Occupational Therapist Asst. - Nursing Home, Physical Therapy Director
Requirements and Responsibilities For Physical Therapist
Responsible for evaluating/assessing needs of referred patients and formulating treatment plans. Provides therapy services defined in treatment plans. Work cooperatively with physicians, case managers, and adjustors. May supervise physical therapy assistants, aides, and athletic trainers. Requires a master's degree and is certified as a physical therapist. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager.
Also Referred to as: Physical Therapist, Physiotherapist
Similar Jobs:  Physical Therapist - Home Care, Physical Therapist - Nursing Home, Licensed Physical Therapist Asst. - Nursing Home, Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, Physical Therapy Attendant, Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Cert. Occupational Therapist Asst. - Nursing Home, Physical Therapy Director
Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Sports and Recreation
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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