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Physical Therapist - Dayton - Inpatient Therapy - FT/Days

Kettering Health is a not-for-profit system of 13 medical centers and more than 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. We are committed to transforming the health care experience with high-quality care for every stage of life. Our service-oriented mission is in action every day, whether it’s by providing care in our facilities, training the next generation of health care professionals, or serving others through international outreach.

Kettering Health Dayton

+ Kettering Health Dayton, formerly Grandview Medical Center, has been providing care to Dayton and surrounding communities for over 90 years.

+ Over 20 specialties, including orthopedics, heart and vascular, surgery, and trauma services.

+ KH Dayton expanded their Emergency Department as well as their heart & vascular services to include an additional catheterization lab and electrophysiology lab.

+ Partners with Gem City Market to provide fresh fruits and vegetables every Tuesday within the hospital.

+ One of the largest osteopathic teaching hospitals in the United States.

+ 371 bed facility

+ Over the past several years, KH Dayton has received many awards, including:

+ Top 100 Hospital

+ Patient Safety Excellence Award from Health grades in 2019.

Received an “A” from the Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog, ranking among the safest hospitals in the United States.




With a 2 year commitment


+ Serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Provides physical therapy evaluation to determine the extent of functional limitations relevant to the diagnosis.

+ Develops treatment plan that is targeted and adjusted to decrease or eliminate the functional limitations.

+ Uses the physical elements of thermotherapy, electrotherapy, hydrotherapy, exercise, postural training/biomechanics gait training, soft tissue mobilization, and independent living skills training for treatment.

+ Objectively documents progress in elimination of symptoms and restoration of function. Is involved with a full spectrum of patients, including adult and geriatric populations.

+ Provides supervision and direction to physical therapist assistants to assure that patient goals and objectives are met.

+ Reports directly to the Administrative Director of PM&R with indirect supervision from the Senior Physical Therapist, Program Manager and Medical Director of Rehab


Applicants Must Have:

+ Graduation from an accredited school of physical therapy required.

+ BS and MS preferred.

+ Must be licensed or eligible for license by the State of Ohio.

+ License must be posted in primary work site.

Prefer Applicants Have:

+ Ability to communicate well

+ Possesses characteristics of dependability, versatility and teamwork

+ Ability to be flexible and adapt to change

+ Ability to work under stress and handle multiple tasks

+ Demonstrates independent thinking skills, ability to problem solve, exercise good judgment in decision making, able to analyze information

+ Ability to perform those tasks assigned an assistant

Requisition Number: 2022-39032

Shift: First Shift

Name: 437030 - Inpatient Therapy

External Company URL:

Street: 405 W. Grand Avenue

FTE: 80 Hours Per Pay Period/FTE 1.0