We are accepting new grad PT's for this position!! Generous relocation/sign on bonus up to $6000.00 plus $7200 in Tuition Repayment!! Come join a great team in the beautiful state of Montana! Care Site Description
In this position, the Physical Therapist assists in the treatment of physical dysfunction or injury by the use of therapeutic exercise, functional activities, gait training and the application of modalities with the purpose of restoring or facilitating normal function or development in the patient.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Evaluates patients, schedules and establishes appropriate treatment goals and delivers skilled physical assessments and treatments effectively and efficiently.
Delegates/supervises effectively within scope of authority to students, assistants and technicians.
Reassesses patient progress, revises treatment plan and modifies goals when appropriate.
Discharges patient when therapy services are no longer needed or beneficial.
Environment of Care
Assists in orientation and training of new personnel using orientation checklist and department Policy and Procedures..
Contributes to maintaining all requirements needed for TJC/CARF accreditation and for successful state surveys.
Documents assessments, discharge summaries, IPOC, all daily treatments and unit specific requirements.
Designs, explains and provides copy of discharge exercise and activity plan to patient, family, or caregiver.
Documents, enters charges on charge sheet, time on 3 hour log and reconciles charges daily.
The information above is for summary purposes and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.
Current MT Physical Therapist license
Current BLS certification
Ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically within a multi-functional team
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to successfully function in a fast paced, service oriented environment
Experience in understanding and usage of computers as well as the ability to learn applications relevant to the position
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.