Acute Physical Therapist PRN

  • HCA
  • Salem, VA 24153, USA
  • Feb 09, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 00005-18351

PRN/Per Diem

PRN

Starting in 1909 as a 26-bed facility in the Roanoke Valley, LewisGale has been dedicated to caring for and preserving life for more than a century. Today, our health system has grown to include four hospitals, two cancer centers, six outpatient centers, and 700 affiliated physicians. Our expansive network stretches from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, giving us the privilege to serve more than 250,000 patients each year.

Our Mission and Vision at LewisGale above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. The vision of LewisGale is to be recognized as the healthcare provider and the employer of choice in Southwest Virginia.

If you are looking to work for a high-quality healthcare organization delivering services in the Southwest Virginia and New River Valley area, apply online and learn more.

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS


Evaluates patients according to physician referral.

Treats patients according to plan using conventional treatment methods.

Completes all patient documentation.

Initiates and documents patient teaching including family and/or significant others. Uses appropriate

Patient Education documentation modality.

Demonstrates open and effective communication with other health care providers.

Demonstrates an active involvement in continuous learning.

Participates in activities that promote department operations and program development.

Committee involvement.

EXPERIENCE

Required - None
Preferred - Previous experience in an acute care, outpatient, or rehab hospital.
EDUCATION
Required - Graduation from an accredited school of Physical Therapy. Possession of a valid Virginia license to practice PT or in the process of obtaining licensure within 90 days though a traineeship and board exam. If licensure is not obtained within 90 days, the circumstances will be reviewed. CPR certification or within 90 days of employment.
Preferred - Advanced training in a specialty area related to specific patient populations.



EXPERIENCE
Required - None
Preferred - Previous experience in an acute care, outpatient, or rehab hospital.
EDUCATION
Required - Graduation from an accredited school of Physical Therapy. Possession of a valid Virginia license to practice PT or in the process of obtaining licensure within 90 days though a traineeship and board exam. If licensure is not obtained within 90 days, the circumstances will be reviewed. CPR certification or within 90 days of employment.
Preferred - Advanced training in a specialty area related to specific patient populations.



Master's Degree

Last Edited: 01/24/2018

Reference

00005-18351