Physical Therapist I (MHP) - Staff Relief

Posted Under: Pembroke Pines, Florida jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 33084
Posted On: 2017-07-16

Job Description:Evaluates and treats patient populations for physical therapy needs. 1. Performs and documents initial and ongoing assessments of patient's condition. 2. Designs and implements a plan of care which is appropriate to issues identified, required frequency of treatments, and involves the patient/family. 3. Educates and counsels patients and families regarding treatment plans and progress. Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support resources. 4. Supervises activities of physical therapy assistants, students and other support personnel. 5. Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services. Experience Education: Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy from and accredited Physical Therapy program. Licensure, Certification and Registration: Florida state licensure as a Physical Therapist. Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Organizational Profile: Memorial Hospital Pembroke joined Memorial Healthcare System in 1995, adding 301 licensed beds and a wide range of clinical expertise to the system. New facilities and programs continue to be added, providing a wide scope of services such as: * Bariatric/Weight-Loss Surgery Program * Emergency Department * Medical and Surgical Services * Radiology and Imaging Services * Memorial Ventilator Program * New Vision Medical Stabilization * Sleep Disorder and Sleep Study Center * Urgent Care Center * Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine * Canadian Program The Joint Commission has ranked Memorial Hospital Pembroke as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, and the hospital has received the Get With the Guidelines Gold Plus Award for Stroke by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. Memorial Healthcare System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. Employment at Memorial Healthcare System is subject to post offer, pre-placement assessment, including drug testing.

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