Physical Therapist - PRN Days - St. Luke's
Company: Post Acute Medical
Posted on: May 3, 2021
St. Luke's Rehabilitation Hospital of Chesterfield, Missouri
St. Luke's Rehabilitation Hospital a Post Acute Medical
partnership is committed to being the most trusted source for
post-acute services in every community it serves by utilizing
experienced and dedicated staff to provide high quality patient
care and customer service. With multiple Rehabilitation facilities
currently in operation across the country we strive to be the
employer of choice in our communities.
Joining our PAMily allows you to work in a collaborative
environment with colleagues and leadership with exposure to a
variety of patient care levels. Aside from our competitive pay,
generous paid benefit time, and excellent insurance options, you
will also have opportunities for professional growth through our
Education Advancement Program.
We are excited to learn more about you and hope that you
consider joining us on a shared mission to improve the lives of
others by being an integral part of our We Care Program. Please
take a moment to visit us online at www.postacutemedical.com for a
comprehensive look at how we're able to positively impact our local
Post Acute Medical is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
- Evaluates all assigned patients and develops, implements and
modifies treatment plan in accordance with the patient's need and
physician direction. Responsible for delegation and direction of
all discipline specific therapy services for those assigned
patients. Ensures design of functional treatment programs allowing
for effective return to community activities. Serves as an educator
of patients, families, students, coworkers and self. Performs other
professional duties associated with the care of the patient,
development of discipline specific therapy services and design of
- Completes a comprehensive evaluation of assigned patients.
Utilizes clinical reasoning to develop appropriate treatment plan
and goals focused on progressing patients towards discharge within
an established length of stay.
- Collaborates with interdisciplinary team to address all
barriers to discharge. This includes timely equipment
recommendations, completion of all patient and family training
including issuing of a home exercise program, and discharge
- Demonstrates flexibility in all aspects of patient care
including ensuring that the plan of care is communicated,
implemented and progressed throughout the length of stay.
Effectively and efficiently manages individual, concurrent, and
group treatment sessions based on patient care needs.
- Completes medical record documentation in a clear, concise,
accurate and timely manner, inclusive of daily documentation, goal
writing, FIM entry, letters of medical necessity, discharge
documentation, and charge entry using approved formats.
- Identifies and initiates own professional growth, actively
pursuing professional development through continuing education,
self-study and involvement in professional activities and
organizations. Applies learned information in order to meet the
strategic objectives of the organization.
- Adheres to discipline specific State Practice Act and other
regulatory agencies. Maintains professional licensure in good
standing and completes all state mandated continuing education
requirements. Performs in an ethical manner in accordance with
discipline specific professional code of conduct.
- Performs other duties as requested.
Current state licensure or eligibility for state licensure as a
Physical Therapist required.
Certified BLS or completion in first 90 days of employment
1 year of experience is preferred
In order to work at our facility as a Physical Therapist, you
- A Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy
from an accredited school of physical therapy; foreign trained
physical therapists must have a membership in the World
Confederation for Physical Therapy and participate in the program
for the foreign trained as outlined by the American Physical
- To be licensed by the appropriate State Board of Physical
- Have and maintain a CPR certification
A few things that aren't required, but we would prefer:
- At least 2 years of direct patient care experience
- Experience in a multidisciplinary acute care setting
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