Penn State Health Physical Therapist - Sports Medicine Physical Therapy in State College, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location : US:PA:State College
Work Type : Full Time
FTE : 1.00
Shift : Varied
Hours : varied
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Physical Therapist will work under the direction of Orthopedic Surgeons and Team Physicians affiliated with Penn State University Athletics with the opportunity to work alongside a team of seasoned therapists with expertise in vestibular, hand, and spine rehab amongst others. Responsible for evaluating the physical therapy needs of assigned patients, formulating and implementing treatment programs, and for monitoring patient progress in a fast- paced outpatient orthopedic setting. Patient populations to be serve will include community-based referrals to include post-operative patients, acute and chronic orthopedic conditions, and patients with spinal issues. Opportunity exists for candidate to work 4 X 10 hour/ days per week, or 5 X 8 hour /days per week.
Bachelor's degree in physical therapy from a CAPTE certified program and completion of clinical rotations required.
Must hold a PA license (or eligibility) in physical therapy.
Certificate in Athletic Training preferred
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union : Non Bargained
Position Physical Therapist - Sports Medicine Physical Therapy
Location US:PA:State College | Allied Health | Full Time
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