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Physical Therapist - PT -SNF
Ref No.: 18-00983
Location: Phillipsburg, New Jersey
PT - Physical Therapist - SNF
Phillipsburg, Virginia
13 Week Contract
Guaranteed 35 hours/week
Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm

The role of a physical therapist in a skilled nursing facility is to promote, maintain and restore physical function within the neuromuscular, musculoskeletal, integumentary, and the cardiopulmonary systems. When a patient is admitted, an evaluation is performed and a plan of care is established to improve their endurance, mobility, balance, and strength.
Due to the geriatric population being at high fall risk, neuromuscular interventions include static/dynamic balance for sitting and standing activities. This will decrease patient's falls and prevent further injuries. Interventions for patients with a recent stroke diagnosis would include intense training in the areas of bed mobility, transfers, and gait.

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Ron Murphy