May 18, 2021

Physical Therapist

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA
Physical Therapy

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • The Physical Therapist is primarily responsible for the delivery of physical therapy care to the patient population to which she/he is assigned and the recording of that care in the hospital medical record. The therapist acts as a consultant to various patient clinics, provides instruction to PT support staff, students, personnel of other disciplines within VCUHS, and patient and/or family members. Therapists may rotate through our various clinical service areas.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • Licensed (or licensure eligible) by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Physical Therapist
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Current license by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Physical Therapist
      • Current CPR Certification if required by clinic or practice area
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • New graduate to up to 2 years of work experience as a Physical Therapist
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • Previous affiliation or work experience at a similar facility
    • Education/training REQUIRED:

      • Graduate of an accredited School of Physical Therapy
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • Masters or Doctoral Degree from an accredited School of Physical Therapy