Therapist / Physical Therapist Job in Hillsville, Virginia / Hospital
Healthcare - Allied Health
1299 Floyd Pike
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Evaluates, documents, plans, implements, and monitors Physical Therapy Services under physician orders to improve, restore the functional level of patients to maximize their potential at work, home, or play. Qualifications: Education and Experience: Graduation from a PT program required Current licensure or eligibility to obtain in the Commonwealth of VA Completes obligatory hospital in-services and education to maintain licensure Responsibilities: Performs comprehensive patient evaluations and re-evaluations in regard to patient's needs Provides quality in and outpatient physical therapy treatments Educates and provides effective communication skills with patients, family members, and inter-dept. staff as needed In-services other disciplines/Participates in teams to educate others in Physical Therapy techniques Supervises LPTA's and students providing effective feedback in a professional manner Assists in keeping work area clean, orderly, and professional Documents patient treatments daily, submits quarterly status reports, &completes D/C summaries Assists secretary as needed with scheduling return visits in relation to customer service policy Turns in daily treatment charges to the secretary in a timely manner Communicates with physicians on a regular basis concerning patient treatments/response to care Maintains patient's confidentiality Maintains work area and equipment with appropriate infection prevention techniques Follows up with patient's that no-show or cancel appointments by phone, &documents appropriately Participates actively in bi-monthly patient care conferences and attends monthly staff meetings Assists teammates with patient care coverage when needed