Job Description

Location: Odessa Regional Medical Center
Posted Date: 6/10/2020
About ORMC:

Odessa Regional Medical Center was founded in 1975 as Odessa Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Through the years, the hospital grew and evolved into a full-service healthcare facility and the name was changed to Odessa Regional Medical Center to reflect its larger campus and more comprehensive services. The hospital has 225 beds and has approximately 250 physicians on staff and has over 700 employees.

Today, ORMC offers a wide spectrum of healthcare services, including advanced diagnostic imaging technology, emergency care, innovative surgical procedures, maternity care, comprehensive cardiac services and general medical care.

About the Shift:
Weekends 8 - 4:30 or when through seeing patients
About the Position:
Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. The staff therapist coordinates, delegates and supervises responsibilities assigned to support staff (Physical Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapy Aide). The staff therapist participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in Performance Improvement activities. Ensures that patient changes are accurate and entered on a timely basis. Participates in Peformance Improvement activities. Provides service to age range from infant to geriatric.

Regulatory Requirements:

  • Graduate of accredited Physical Therapy, BS or MS degree.
  • Degree in related field with certificate in Physical Therapy will be considered.
  • Licensed or licensure eligible as a Physical Therapist by State of Texas.
  • Licensed by the State of Texas Board of Physical Therapist by State of Texas.
  • BLS certification mandatory

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising client care.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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