Physical Therapist - (PT) - PRN - Days


Cornerstone Healthcare Group


Posted Under: Tucson, Arizona jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 85701
Posted On: 2019-05-22 00:00:00

Overview



Who We Are



Cornerstone Healthcare Group is a leading long term acute care hospital group (LTAC) committed to improving the health and well-being of patients by providing an environment of continuous process improvement, teamwork, integrity, fiscal responsibility and endless customer service. Cornerstone, with its recent merger of Solara Healthcare, is headquartered in Dallas and owns 18 hospitals in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Arizona, West Virginia and Oklahoma.



Why Work for Us?



Our hospitals offer competitive compensation and benefits, but that is not why our employees come to work for us. As a Cornerstone employee, you are truly a valued contributor to our team. It is no wonder why our employees gave us high scores in both overall satisfaction and employee engagement in our latest Cornerstone Employee Partnership Survey.



Our Core Values are woven into the fabric of our culture and ingrained in our employees and how they perform their jobs every day.



Responsibilities

The Physical Therapist is responsible for the assessment of referred patients, ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric who are experiencing medically complex conditions or medical surgical conditions requiring rehabilitation and/or wound care needs.



The Physical Therapist duties include:



Responsible to provide direct patient care to assess their medical condition, functional capabilities and limitations and restrictions and potential for rehabilitation..

Documents. prepares/reviews and completes plans of care, progess notes, order and other clinical record documentation.
To establish and administer a treatment program with specific goals determined according to the patients capacity and tolerance under the direction of the Physician.
Orders, assist, instructs patient and family in transfer techniques and equipment specific to patient diagnosis and needs
Educates patients and families in appropriate physical therapy methods.
Provides patient and family education reguarding procedures based on patient;s age, condition, and readiness
Over seeseas technicians, aids, etc
Perform duties consistent with patients needs and desires
applies concepts of infection control and precaution in coordinating, performing patient care activities for prevention purposes.
Performs additional duties as assigned.



Qualifications

Education and Experience:
Graduate of an accredited school for Physical Therapy.

At least six months of experience directly related to duties and responsibilities.




Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Current license for Physical Therapist in state of employment. Must maintain current Provider CPR certification throughout employment.