SSM Health Physical Therapy in Alton, IL is seeking a dynamic Full-time Physical Therapist to join our amazing team!!
SSM Health Physical Therapy is the premier provider of comprehensive outpatient services! With a network of more than 60 outpatient physical therapy centers located throughout the St. Louis Metro area, SSM Health Physical Therapy specializes in the treatment of sports, orthopedic, hand and work-related injuries. Our team of more than 400 physical, occupational and speech therapists, along with our patient service specialists, focus on providing exceptional care and unparalleled customer service.
We have been recognized by the St. Louis Post Dispatch as one of the "Top Workplaces" in St. Louis for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018!
*Robust benefits package including:
If you are a Physical Therapist who is compassionate, loves working on a highly skilled team, and looking for professional growth opportunities, this is the position for you!
Erin Janek | Recruiter
SSM Health Rehabilitation Network
Evaluates assigned patients and establishes appropriate treatment goals and treatment programs. Provides ongoing evaluation of patient’s status and goals, modifying treatment program for timely progression. Develops comprehensive goals for patient treatment to maximize patient outcomes and return to community activities. Coordinates treatment program in conjunction with other clinical/therapeutic services, as well as available community resources. Attends appropriate clinical meetings to facilitate coordination. Provides for patient education to include development of comprehensive and progressive home programs with instruction to patient, family and other caregivers as appropriate to facilitate a safe and effective discharge. Prepares for patient discharge inclusive of ordering of necessary equipment and recommendations for therapeutic services ensuring the continuum of care. Evaluates patient in actual or simulated home, school, work or community environments as necessary to facilitate return to community activities, making recommendations for necessary adaptations or training.
Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy required. Current and valid state licensure or eligibility for state licensure as a Physical Therapist required.