Physical Therapy Tech

  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Apr 02, 2021

Job Description

A Physical Therapy Tech. supports and assists the Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist in all therapy activities within the scope of their training and under the direct supervision of a licensed therapist. The Physical Therapy Tech. will assist with an assigned patient load after physical or occupational therapists have evaluated and established a plan of care including the treatment program. The tech is to follow the scheduled times for patient treatment, prepares the treatment area, including stocking and utilizing linen, follows a program as directed by the Physical or Occupational Therapist, assists in transferring patients, assist with family instructions, assist with cleaning gym area and replacing equipment after each use, and any other duties as assigned by supervisory staff. Employee will need to work effectively with patients of all groups but predominantly from adolescent to middle age

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