HighPoint - Sumner Regional Medical Center
Evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs. Provides educational information to patients in regard to injury prevention, ergonomics, restorative therapy and rehabilitation therapy. Supervises physical therapy assistants and aides in performing treatment.
Reports to: Director - Rehab Services or Program Director - IRU & Restorative Care
Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy - Required
Master's degree - Preferred
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
BLS certification from approved American Heart Association training center must be obtained within 90 days of employment, if not current upon hire.
State of Tennessee Physical Therapist Licensure - Required
Minimum Work ExperienceLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
One year experience as Physical Therapist - Preferred