Merit Health River Region
Location VICKSBURG, MS (Merit Health River Region)
Department Physical Therapy
Field Rehabilitative Svcs
Evaluates patients and develops patient-specific physical therapy treatment program. Monitors, reassesses and modifies treatment program to meet patient needs in an ongoing manner. Coordinates, delegates and supervises responsibilities assigned to supportive staff (physical therapist assistants, rehab aides, students, etc). Performs treatments demonstrating awareness of growth and development for each population group. Applies knowledge of population specific needs when assessing/caring for newborn, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients according to psychosocial and developmental needs.
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate degree from an accredited program. One (1) year in acute care preferred. Current Mississippi licensure is required. BLS required (or within 30 days of hire date)