Physical Therapist Jobs in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
5 Fort Lauderdale, FL Physical Therapist jobs found on Monster.Jobs 1 to 5 of 5
Description Description Per Diem/Days (8:30a-5:00p) Evaluation and treatment of disabilities, injuries and diseases as related to functional impairments. Uses a variety of therapeutic techniques to promote functional independence and improve quality of life. Delegates the plan of care to assistive personnel and monitors quality of care. Qualifications Current FL Licensed Physical Therapist Current...
Description Description 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 pe...
Description Description Performs evaluations and treats patients of all ages and establishes age specific treatment programs and documents treatments in the patient's medical record. Assists in the department's Performance Improvement program. Promotes the department and the facility to patients, physicians and in the community. Qualifications No experience necessary. (Will accept new graduates.)...
Description Description Position Summary: Responsible for treatment for inpatients and outpatients upon delegation from the physical therapist. The PTA follows the plan of care for each patient and is responsible for communication with the PT and referral to the PT for patient's reassessment. PTA documents in accordance with the hospital's policies and procedures relative to care and treatment of...
Description Description Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering speech/language pathologist modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments 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...
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$54,000.00 - $93,600.00
Typical Salary for Physical Therapist in Fort Lauderdale
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Restores patient's function, alleviates pain, increases strength, and prevents disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed physical therapy.
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Creating a Safe, Effective Environment
Assures continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs; recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending outpatient or home health follow-up programs.
Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
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