May 27, 2011 at 3:25 pm #131381
Job Title: Physical Therapist
Department: Department Of The Army
Agency: Army Medical Command
Job Announcement Number: NCMD11048479D
SALARY RANGE: $64,205.00 – $80,713.00 /year
OPEN PERIOD: Friday, May 27, 2011 to Thursday, June 09, 2011
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0633-11/11
POSITION INFORMATION: This is a Permanent position. — Full Time
DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy – GA – Ft. Gordon
WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: US Citizens
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Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Behavioral Health, Neurology, Neuroscience and Rehab (TBI), Fort Gordon, Georgia 30905
About the Position: Position involves professional work requiring the application of a knowledge of the concepts, principles, and practices of physical therapy for the treatment or prevention of physical disability or disease. Position is located in the Traumatic Brain Injury Service, or other clinical area deemed appropriate, EAMC. Purpose of position is to plan and carry out treatment and prevention techniques, adapting and modifying established physical therapy methods necessary to treat a wide range of physical disabilities and disease. This position involves work in an outpatient patient physical therapy setting. The position involves work as part of a comprehensive healthcare team to evaluate and treat Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The workload will be a combination of TBI care and the evaluation and treatment of neuromusculoskeletal conditions/injuries.
Who May Apply: All U. S. citizens and Nationals with allegiance to the United States.
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligibles.
As a licensed physical therapist you will assess and treat patients with traumatic brain injury, to include working with cognitive re-training, safety training, core stability, postural training, coordination training, re-training sensory-motor functions, sensory integration, mobility (bed, transfers, ambulation), use of assistive device, and ADLs. Direct and coordinate military and civilian physical therapy assistants and technicians engaged in performing physical therapy care and treatment. Serve as a clinical educator for physical therapy or physical therapy assistant students. Attend and participate in professional conferences and educational seminars, in-house training and continuing education meetings. Support the patient education activities of the Neuroscience and Rehab Center through the presentation of various lectures and/or provision of consultation as the subject matter expert on topics related to physical therapy.
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