PHYSICAL THERAPIST – Sparrow Ionia Hospital

Sparrow Health System

Position’s Location: Ionia, MI

Job Description

General Purpose of Job:
Responsible for carrying out, supervising and/or delegating physical therapy patient care as prescribed by the physician and approved standard physical therapy procedures and practices in both inpatient and outpatient settings.  To clearly and accurately document actions taken according to the standards of Physical Therapy.

Essential Duties:
This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties assigned on a regular basis.  Associates may be asked to perform additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.

  • Treats patients in a manner consistent with the prescribing physician order.
  • Maintains timely and accurate records of patient treatment.
  • Instructs patient/family in home exercise program and use of rehabilitative equipment.
  • Supervises ancillary staff patient treatment care.
  • Complies with governmental standards and regulations.

Job Requirements

General Requirements
  • Current Michigan license as a Physical Therapist
  • Current BLS Certification
Work Experience
  • Experience in a Physical Therapy Setting preferred
Education
  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills
  • Interpersonal skills to effectively and appropriately communicate with patients, families, physicians, nurses and other healthcare associates.
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills.

Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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