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Physical Therapist - Casual OP


Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

6505 PMR-Administration

Supervisory Organization

Physical Medicine & Rehab Managers




Job Description

Job Title: Physical Therapist

This position will work at all outpatient sites predominantly in Lancaster County, Pa

0.1 Casual position 8 hours / 2 week working Monday through Thursday as needed 3:00pm to 7:00 pm, Fridays 1:00pm-5:00 pm with no weekends or holidays.

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SUMMARY:  Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapist practices the art of physical therapy in accordance with the physician's instructions and Code of Ethics of the profession.


  • Evaluates the patient's history and extracts precautions, contraindications, diagnoses, goals, potential and any pertinent information that would affect treatment.
  • Interprets evaluation findings and discusses them with the patient, family, significant others, and treatment team. Develops treatment goals and plans which may include intervention/adaptation strategies within the realm of the physician's prescription and makes recommendations to the physician concerning the patient's treatment.
  •  Supervises physical therapists' assistants or aides in the performance of treatment procedure. Coordinates treatment plan with the patient, family, significant others, and treatment team through active participation in meetings and departmental conferences.
  •  Implements treatment plans and supervises the patient's use of equipment and takes the necessary precautions in implementing the prescribed treatment.
  •  Monitors and re-evaluates the patient's response to intervention and modifies treatment in agreement with the physician
  •  Maintains documentation in the patient's records of evaluation, treatment, assessment, and plan.  Complies with the established standards, policies, procedures; including billing, reimbursement, scheduling and emergency procedures according to departmental guidelines


  •     Bachelor of Science degree, as well as PA licensure, issued by the State Board of Physical Therapy.     Master of Science degree is preferred.   
  • CPR certification.


    One (1) year of general physical therapy experience.

This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.

This position requires a Professional License/Certification.

LGH Part Time Posted on 11/12/2019