Physical Therapist

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
Lake Charles

Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Team Leader of Physical Medicine, the Physical Therapist evaluates and treats all patients referred for physical therapy; prepares reports and communicates patient progress to appropriate individuals; participates in meetings concerning progress of patients; contributes to the development of the department.


BS degree in physical therapy from an accredited institution.
The necessary knowledge and skills to care for the physical and developmental needs of the population age groups that will be receiving services.
Current licensure to practice physical therapy in the state of Louisiana; CPR certification as outlined in the hospitals policies and procedures; Must maintain required hours of in-service per year to meet requirements for CEU's as stipulated by the Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy.
Ability to remain calm in a emergency or crisis situations.
Ability to perform basic mathematical functions, as confirmed by licensure requirements.

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