Evaluate patient using diagnostic muscle, nerve, joint and functional ability tests. Prepare an assessment of the patients condition at the time of the initial evaluation & perform periodic re-evaluations.
coordinating staff on specialized (weekend) team; supervise therapy team members including scheduling; facilitate program development; evaluate plan treatment and treat patients in accordance with procedures; formulate specific goals.
Assess/screen patient's daily living/work-related skills and develop therapeutic retraining programs with measurable objectives. Administer and interpret diagnostic and prognostic tests of function to patients in their homes or other settings to assist the physician in evaluating the patients level of function.
Plan and administer prescribed skilled physical therapy treatment and training for patients suffering from various injuries, illnesses and functional disabilities to attain highest level of physical function.