Preferred but not required. New graduate accepted.
Require a graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy School with any of the following degrees or combination of these degrees\: BS, MS, MPT or DPT.
Must be licensed in the State of Nebraska or Iowa as a Physical Therapist; must be licensed in the state of practice.
BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Red Cross\: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute\: CPR, PRO, must say Professional Level-with AED, and American Heart Association\: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.
Good interpersonal skills. Good oral and written communication skills. Able to show empathy and compassion towards patients. Job requires frequent reading, writing and verbal communication skills.
Must tolerate long periods of being on ones feet. Typical Therapy environment with some sitting required as well as long periods of standing, walking kneeling and stooping.