The Physical Therapist is responsible for evaluation, planning, directing, and administering physical therapy modalities and procedures as prescribed by a licensed physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease, or physical disability. Coordinates delegates and supervises responsibilities assigned to supportive staff, PTA, PTLA, and Physical Therapy Aide.
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- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Critical thinking skills
- Problem solving skills
- Current California Physical therapy license
- BLS from the American Heart Association
- LA City fire card within 6 months of employment (PHGSH only)
- One (1) year acute care hospital experience