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Company: Volunteers of America
Location: Montrose, CO
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Government, Nonprofit, Education

Description

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • 1. Graduate from a physical therapy curriculum approved by the American Physical Therapy Association and is currently licensed in the state in which working as a Physical Therapist.
  • A minimum of one year experience as a physical therapist preferably in a long-term care facility.
  • Able to understand medical terminology and how it applies to physical therapy, to communicate with clients, staff, physicians, and to prepare meaningful reports.
  • Spatial and form perception are necessary to visualize anatomical structure of the disabled part of the body and the relation to therapeutic devices in remedial actions.
  • Coordination and dexterity are necessary when treating clients and handling therapeutic equipment.
  • Ability to communicate with clients to establish favorable attitude and to motivate the clients to desired cooperation and effort in his/her rehabilitation development.
  • Possesses adequate strength and endurance to meet the physical demands involved in moving clients and equipment into position for treatment and in manipulating equipment and clients.
  • Be willing to work Saturdays and to travel to other Volunteers of America Care Centers.
  • If operating company vehicle you must be twenty-one (21) years of age and meet the MVR organization standards.
  • Interested in geriatric rehabilitation.
  • Be compliant with the ethics and standards of practice as adopted by the American Physical Therapy association.
  • Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

 EOE M/F/Veterans/Disabled


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