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The staff physical therapist will have the education, knowledge and skill to provide in-patient services focusing on functional skills to enhance development, restore function and to prevent disability from pediatric conditions, illness and injury. Evaluation, treatment and home programming are provided for children with: burns and wounds, orthopedic injuries, brain injuries and neurological impairments, hematology and oncology disorders, musculoskeletal injuries or disorders, neuromuscular disorders, gross motor delays, and cardiopulmonary disorders. Also includes evaluations for wheelchairs, walkers and other assistive devices. The Physical Therapist will provide therapy services for chronically ill patients admitted to hospital for lengthy stays, as well as see additional outpatients for burn and wound care. The Physical Therapist will provide patient and caregiver education along with consultation to other medical professionals, clinics and agencies, both within Cook Children's Health Care System and within the community. Documentation and correspondence pertaining to these services shall follow department and system policies.
**Shift: Varied; Weekday Availability Preferred
Education & Experience
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification
Cook Children's is an EOE/AA, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.