Physical Therapist - Performance Medicine

CHI St. Luke's Health - The Woodlands, TX

Part-time
The
Woodlands Hospital

A primary and secondary care hospital serving North Harris and
Montgomery counties. Clinical services include cardiovascular services,
diagnostic imaging, womens services (digital mammography and bone density
studies), neurosciences, pediatric care (Newborn and Level II nurseries) and
surgery, pathology and pulmonary services, and sleep disorders. Clinical
affiliations include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centers
Radiation Treatment Center, and Texas Childrens Hospital.

Position

Summary:
Physical Therapist - Performance Medicine PRN

Provide physical therapy services to patients/clients who have
impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical
function and health status resulting from injury, disease, or other cause;
Provides prevention and wellness services, including screenings and health
promotion.

Position

Responsibilities:
1.

Develop and update
appropriate plan of care in collaboration with the patient/family and related
to the persons age and lifestyle with measurable long and short term goals and
a defined D/C plan Understand the role of physical therapy in the context of the
patients age, total needs perspective and environment

2.

Perform age appropriate
competency skills in area of practice and with respect to individual patient
problems. Follow intervention protocols and alter plan of care appropriately.
Discharge patient when goals have been met or medical necessity is no longer
warrants intervention. Establish provisions and/or make recommendations

3.

Consistently meet
patient care productivity standard as established for job classification. Work
cooperatively with supervisors and peers to contribute to the overall
productivity of the team. Utilize support personnel as appropriate and
available. Actively support and participate in patient coverage efforts across
all divisions within the department as necessary

4.

Promotes and Supports
positive and professional customer service, while interacting with clients,
guests and hospital personnel. Works collaboratively with all members of the
interdisciplinary team, other departments and disciplines to assure patients
and customers needs are met in a timely manner. Encourages the active
participation of the patient and/or family in goal setting and patient/family
training/education

5.

Provides positive and
constructive feedback to enhance departmental operations. Completes all
necessary documentation as outlined by departmental policy and documentation
review. This includes, but is not limited to, patient care charting, charge
entry, completing peer chart and peer reviews, and documenting on daily
schedule

6.

Utilizes available
information management systems to support departmental and hospital goals. This
includes utilization of hospital wide e-mail, information announcements,
policies, annual computer mandatories, charge entry, and accessing patient care
related information. Access and use of information will meet hospital and
information management guidelines

Education:
Degree in Physical Therapy

Licensure/Certification:
State Licensure in Physical Therapy (PT)

Graduates eligible for licensure will be considered

CPR/BLS certification

Additional Information

Requisition ID: 2019-R0256723

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day Job

Market: CHI St. Luke's Woodlands Hospital