Rehab Services Careers at Lifespan

Pediatric Physical Therapist Job

Job Number: TMH17138

Job Title: Pediatric Physical Therapist

Department: Rehab Services - Lincoln - 1103066

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited college or university is required. A Master’s of Science or Doctor of Physical Therapy is preferred. Must be a licensed Physical Therapist in the State of Rhode Island.

Membership and involvement in discipline specific professional organization and/or other clinically relevant organization is strongly encouraged.

Independently sets goals for professional development.

Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and sensitivity to cultural diversity in each step of the care process.
New graduates will be considered. Clinical experience in program-specific settings is preferred.

The Physical Therapist reports to the Clinical Manager, and working under the guidance of the Clinical Manager or designee, completes comprehensive examinations to determine body structure and function level impairments, activity limitation and participation restrictions. Establishes diagnosis, prognosis and develops an individualized plan of care. Implements treatment interventions and performs on-going evaluations through-out episode of care.