This position exists to provide excellent physical therapy services. The purpose of this position is to evaluate patients, establish and implement a plan of care based upon evaluation findings, and provide health and wellness education to the Gallatin Valley.
Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program. Degree may be Bachelor's, Master's, or Clinical Doctorate (DPT)
LICENSURE and CERTIFICATION
Licensed with the State of Montana Department of Labor and Industry
Current CPR card (only accepting Health Care Provider and Proffessional Rescuer) within 1 month of hire
Two years of physical therapy experience preferred
25% Time Spent - Evaluates physical and functional status of patients and establishes & implements appropriate plan of care within the scope of Physical Therapy Practice.
20% Time Spent - Documents initial evaluations, re-evaluations, progress notes, discharge summaries, education and focus notes on appropriate form within compliance of BDH Rehab policies.
15% Time Spent - Educates patients, families, and caregivers in strategies to manage pain, improve safety and function and educate re: individualized plan of care. Documents appropriately.
10% Time Spent - Identifies issues re: patient safety and follows through with processes to accomplish safety for all involved. (family, caregiver, patient)
10% Time Spent - Abides by BDH's policies re: Infection Control
20% Time Spent - ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Operates and maintains equipment in an appropriate and safe manner
Attends in-services and continuing education on a regular basis
Continually updates skills in new techniques and modalities
Actively promotes the hospital rehab department in the community and to physicians
Communication with staff, nursing, co-workers and physicians to allow for efficient patient care.
Assigns duties to and monitors non-professional staff, participates in training of new staff.
Tasks assigned by the Rehab Manager.
Casual Call (Per Diem/As Needed)