University Health is the proud clinical partner of the distinguished LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine. As an academic hospital, University Health upholds a strong commitment to state-of-the art treatment, clinical research, community education, and prevention programs. University Health Shreveport is also home to state designated Centers of Excellence including the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center and a Center of Excellence in Arthritis and Rheumatology. On our main campus you will also find an accredited Children's Hospital, a regional Burn Center and a Level 1 Trauma Center serving communities across North Louisiana, East Texas, and Southwest Arkansas. University Health Shreveport is one of only six hospitals in the nation affiliated with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
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Outpatient Physical Therapist
University Health Shreveport is seeking a talented Outpatient Physical Therapist to join our growing team. Patient care types include a mixture of orthopedic, post-op, neurological, medical, arthritis and general debility.
The qualified candidate will administer therapeutic treatments utilizing physical agents, biomechanical and neurophysiological principles and assistive devices in relieving pain, restoring maximum functions and preventing disability following disease or injury; provide direct supervision of support personnel and students; evaluate patients and develop patient care plans, provide direct patient care, document all pertinent information, and educate patients and others regarding the treatment plan and procedures.
Therapy careers flourish at University Health. Our growing team of over 40 therapists deliver acute and outpatient rehabilitation services at our expanding main campus. University Health is growing and enhancing its services to meet the needs of the community. From our patient-focused approach to our energized team-driven environment, we offer everything to practice physical therapy the way you've always imagined!
New grads are encouraged and welcome to apply!
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Must be designated as a Registered Physical Therapist by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board.