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Physical Therapist - Pelvic Floor, UT Southwest Medical Center (Dallas, TX)

Physical Therapist - Pelvic Floor

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Full-Time, Day Shift

Take advantage of this opportunity to join UT Southwestern Medical Center – ranked one of the “Best Places to Work” by the Dallas Business Journal. Due to our continued growth, UT Southwestern Medical Center is looking for a dynamic pelvic physical therapist to join our Comprehensive Pelvic Floor team. Our rehabilitation program serves both male and female patients with a variety of diagnoses such as pelvic pain, dyspareunia, bowel and bladder dysfunction and musculoskeletal health during pregnancy and the postpartum period. We have a recognized program that is multi-disciplinary to deliver state of the art care including 2 PM&R physicians who specialize in pelvic neuromuscular disorders. Pelvic floor certification such as CAPP-Pelvic (at least through level 2) or Herman and Wallace training is required. PRPC, CAPP-OB or WCS appreciated but not required.

Duties:

  • Uses and instructs others in proper body mechanics.
  • Reviews information available from all sources, i.e. history and physical, overt and subjective complaints, etc.
  • Utilizes appropriate testing and measurement procedures based on information gathered in evaluation.
  • Identifies and records problems.
  • Projects realistic goals with reasonable time frames.
  • Determines if treatment is effective.
  • Uses resulting evaluation to identify and record problems.
  • Analyzes and designs treatment programs based on individual patient problems and goals.
  • Prepares for patient discharge and records patients' progress.
  • Orders equipment and completes equipment prescription in full.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in related field. One (1) year of experience preferred.
  • Eligible for licensure in state of Texas and active Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification (CPR or BCLS).
  • Demonstrates knowledge of departmental policies and procedures, and treatment specific protocols regarding patient care.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of proper body mechanics for personal and patient safety.
  • This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information.

About UT Southwestern Medical Center:

UT Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top academic medical centers with more active Nobel Prize winners than any other medical school in the world. As a premier educational, clinical and research institution, UT Southwestern is home to more than 2,000 distinguished scientists, physicians and allied health professionals. Our University Hospital has achieved Magnet® recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), joining only 7% of hospitals in the United States.

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 To learn more and apply, please visit: https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/ptpelvic