Physical Therapist

Location: Belen, NM
Currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapist in the central area of New Mexico.
  • Looking for PT to work 30 hr/wk. Weekend rotation required.
  • New graduates are welcome to apply.

Responsibilities of the Physical Therapist:
  • The Physical Therapist is responsible for assessing the need for, developing and delivering physical therapy programs to facilitate rehabilitation.
  •  Develop and implement individualized therapy programs designed to restore, reinforce and enhance performance
  • Identify need for and make referral to other disciplines to address the comprehensive needs of the patient
  • Instruct, educate and train patients and caregivers in the skills and functions essential for promoting patient independence and productivity, in order to diminish or correct pathology
  • Supervise Physical Therapist Assistants, temporary licensees, students and support personnel in accordance with state licensure requirements and professional standards

Requirements of the Physical Therapist:
  • Requires valid Physical Therapy license in the state(s) of practice, or proof of license eligibility
  • Requires a Master's degree in Physical Therapy; or Master's degree in a Physical Therapy related field with a Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy; or Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy plus 5 years of progressively responsible PT experience (a qualifying Physical Therapy degree earned outside of the US must be evaluated to be the US equivalent to a degree in Physical Therapy)
  • Requires good organizational and time management skills
  • Requires good verbal and written communication skills

About the Facility:

The facility is located in rural Valencia County south of Albuquerque, NM. They are the only skilled and long term care facility within a 40-50 mile radius.  They offer a full range of therapy services including physical, occupational and speech therapies.  They pride themselves on quality care delivered in a small, home town type setting.  
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