Outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapist (Full-Time, Days, Temporary)

St. Charles Health System
Full time Full day
Bend, OR

ST. CHARLES HEALTH SYSTEM


JOB DESCRIPTION


TITLE: Physical Therapist


REPORTS TO POSITION: Varies


DEPARTMENT: Rehabilitation


DATE LAST REVIEWED: July 17, 2017


OUR VISION: Creating America's healthiest community, together


OUR MISSION: In the spirit of love and compassion, better health, better care, better value


OUR VALUES: Accountability, Caring and Teamwork


DEPARTMENTAL SUMMARY The Rehabilitation Department provides therapy and nursing services to patients, families and patient's caregivers including: Rehabilitation Nursing Care, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Language Pathology. Our department operates as a system department and provides services to Acute Care, Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility and Outpatient settings across four campuses. Our Rehabilitation departments offer a variety of specialty services across the various services delivery areas.


POSITION OVERVIEW: The Physical Therapist evaluates, plans, and provides treatment and rehabilitation as prescribed by a referring physician. Works with family and team members regarding patient's abilities and goals.


This position does not directly manage any other caregivers.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:


Adheres to Oregon State Physical Therapy Licensing Board.


Provides physical therapy evaluation and treatment to achieve desired outcomes.


Provides staff consultation and training.


Provides community resource knowledge and referral services.


Provides physical therapy services to other hospital service areas.


May be required to drive Rehabilitation van.


Functions as a member of the Interdisciplinary Care Team to assure patient care is accomplished effectively and efficiently in a cost effective manner.


Participates in clinical care conferencing.


Gathers data and accurately documents information in a timely manner demonstrating compliance with departmental and professional regulations.


Participates with team members in facilitating patient's and family's learning throughout continuum of care. Reinforces patient's continued health care through teaching and/or referral to community agency follow-up.


Supports the vision, mission and values of the organization in all respects.


Supports Value Improvement Practice (VIP- Lean) principles of continuous improvement with energy and enthusiasm, functioning as a champion of change.


Provides and maintains a safe environment for caregivers, patients and guests.


Conducts all activities with the highest standards of professionalism and confidentiality. Complies with all applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures, supporting the organization's corporate integrity efforts by acting in an ethical and appropriate manner, reporting known or suspected violation of applicable rules, and cooperating fully with all organizational investigations and proceedings.


Delivers customer service and/or patient care in a manner that promotes goodwill, is timely, efficient and accurate.


May perform additional duties of similar complexity within the organization, as required or assigned.


EDUCATION:


Required: Bachelors, Masters, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from a college or university accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association.


Preferred: N/A


LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:


Required: Must have necessary requisites for licensure as a Physical Therapist by the Oregon State Board of Health. . Valid Oregon driver's license and ability to meet St. Charles Health System driving requirements. Ability to travel to business functions/trainings/meetings and all St. Charles Health System worksites.


Current AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider certification


Preferred: Preferably a member in good standing of the American Physical Therapy Association


EXPERIENCE:


Required: Thorough knowledge of therapy procedures, current orthopedic and neurological follow-up procedures, and rehabilitation practices.


Preferred: Previous physical therapy experience in hospital based setting.


PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:


Must be able to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required to perform the job safely.


ADDITIONAL POSITION INFORMATION: N/A


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:


Continually (75% or more): Standing and walking, keyboard operation, use of clear and audible speaking voice and the ability to hear normal speech level.


Frequently (50%): Sitting, lifting/carrying/pushing or pulling 1-25 pounds. The use and operation of a motor vehicle for Home Health and Wound Caregivers.


Occasionally (25%): Bending, stooping/kneeling/crouching, climbing ladder/step-stool (varies by area), reaching overhead, lifting/carrying/pushing or pulling 25-50 pounds, grasping/squeezing, ability to hear whispered speech level.


Rarely (10%): Climbing stairs.


Never (0%): Climbing ladder/step-stool (varies by area), operation of a motor vehicle.


Exposure to Elemental Factors


Rarely (10%): Wet/slippery area, chemical solution.


Never (0%): Heat, cold, noise, dust, vibration, uneven surface.


Blood-Borne Pathogen (BBP) Exposure Category


Risk for Exposure to BBP


Schedule Weekly Hours:


40


Caregiver Type:


Temporary


Shift:


First Shift (United States of America)


Is Exempt Position?


No


Job Family:


THERAPIST, THERAPIST REHAB


Compensation (min.):


35.74/ Hour


Compensation (mid):


44.8/ Hour


Compensation (max):


53.87/ Hour


Scheduled Days of the Week:


Monday-Friday


Shift Start & End Time:


8-6

This job is expired. Please use the search form to find active jobs or submit your resume.


Post a resume

Similar jobs

Overview Build your future with BendBroadband®. BendBroadband is expanding its diverse team of sales representatives that are dedicated to delivering top notch services and technology to neighborhoods across the nation. Join BendBroadband as an Outside Residential Sales Representative in Bend,...
Bend, OR
Geek Squad Autotech Service Writer BrandGeek Squad Our Autotech Service Writer will provide friendly, fast, and accurate processing of client transactions in the Mobile Installation Bay. The Autotech Service Writer develops strong relationships with clients by becoming a trusted advisor,...
Bend, OR
Consolidated Supply Co.
Full time Full day
Warehouse Operations Manager Consolidated Supply Co. a Pacific Northwest plumbing, hydronic heating, and water works wholesale distributor has an opening for a Warehouse Operations Manager. Job Description: The position requires working side by side with employees, and managing them and...
Bend, OR