Registered Physical Therapist
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Tuscaloosa, AL 35486
A career at Alacare allows you to truly make a difference in the lives of patients and their families. As a member of the Alacare team, your skills are fully engaged in delivering compassionate care. Regardless if you are in the field or behind the scenes, each day is filled with meaningfulness and satisfaction. Career opportunities can be found in almost every county in the State of Alabama at each of our 24 locations. Our team of dedicated professionals are focused on providing outstanding care and strive for high patient satisfaction. If you are ready to take your career to a new level, consider Alacare and apply today.
Assesses the patient’s physical and functional abilities and needs. Coordinates patient care with other staff members and physicians and implements appropriate therapeutic care.
Education Required: Graduate of an approved school of physical therapy approved by the American Physical Therapy Association
Experience Required: One (1) Year of clinical experience as a Physical TherapistExperience Desired: One (1) Year of home health care experience
Must be licensed as a Physical Therapist by the State of Alabama
+ Must be able to perform limited to full range heavy work requiring sitting, standing, walking, and driving
+ Must possess vision, speech, hearing, sensation, physical strength and dexterity to safely perform all duties of the job.
+ Must be able to climb stairs, access and operate elevators, access patients’ homes which may not have conventional access accommodations. Must be able to maneuver on all types of terrain
+ Must be able to turn, lift, carry and otherwise transport patients
+ Must be able to communicate effectively with individuals both orally and in writing. Must be able to give and receive instructions and information, both in person and via telephone.
+ Job duties must typically be performed without assistance and require exerting force of up to 100 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds constantly.
External Company Name: Alacare Home Health & Hospice
External Company URL: http://alacare.com
Street: 5710 Watermelon Road