PHYSICAL THERAPIST

PHYSICAL THERAPIST job in Roswell, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: PRN

Responsible for organizing and conducting medically prescribed physical therapy treatment to individuals with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps to assist in reaching optimal function within their physical limitations. Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Essential Functions

      Performs physical therapy assessment procedures utilizing techniques consistent with the patient’s diagnosis.  Develops individualized treatment plan based on evaluation findings. 

      Provides detailed and concise documentation of evaluation, treatment, interim reports, and discharge evaluations within departmental timelines.  Provides all necessary documentation required for on-going patient care.

      Participates in mentoring and training of clinical support staff, new professional staff, and students/volunteers in the aspects of patient care.

      Participates in the development and implementation of departmental performance improvement

      Participates in the development and implementation of clinical program development.

      Responsible for completing basic physical therapy competencies in addition to departmental specific competencies.

      Meets productivity expectations for level of care and FTE status.

      Utilizes support staff and resources as per general guidance of departmental guidelines.

      Takes ownership of assignments; other duties as assigned or requested.

      Communicates and listens effectively with internal and external customers; effectively understands instructions and shares knowledge.

      Cooperates and interacts with supervisors, peers, other departments and all customer groups demonstrating our commitment to “service”.

Department / Location

PHYSICAL THERAPY
Lovelace Regional Hospital Roswell - Roswell, NM