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Select Medical
Springfield, Missouri, United States (on-site)
14 days ago
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Select Medical
Springfield, Missouri, United States (on-site)
14 days ago

Description

Benefits of being a therapist with us:

  • Latest rehab technologies
  • Engaged and team-oriented culture
  • High success rates of patients being discharged home
  • Clinical ladders to develop our therapists
  • Full-benefits package (Including medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, short and long term disability, and tuition assistance)
  • A network of over 50K employees nationwide with relocation and advancement opportunities 
  • This position qualifies for our Loan Repayment Assistance program- full-time employees are eligible after their first 90 days

 

Position Summary

 

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 the design of functional treatment programs allowing for an effective return to community activities. Serves as an educator of patients, families, students, co-workers and self. Performs other professional duties associated with the care of the patient, development of discipline-specific therapy services and design of program delivery.

 

Specific Duties

  • Evaluates assigned patients and establishes appropriate treatment goals and treatment programs.
  • Provides ongoing evaluation of patient’s status and goals, modifying treatment program for timely progression.
  • Develops comprehensive goals for patient treatment to maximize patient outcomes and return to community activities.
  • Coordinates treatment program in conjunction with other clinical/therapeutic services, as well as available community resources. Attends appropriate clinical meetings to facilitate coordination.
  • Provides for patient education to include the development of comprehensive and progressive home programs with instruction to the patient, family and other caregivers as appropriate to facilitate a safe and effective discharge.
  • Prepares for patient discharge inclusive of ordering of necessary equipment and recommendations for therapeutic services ensuring the continuum of care.
  • Evaluates patient in the actual or simulated home, school, work or community environments as necessary to facilitate a return to community activities, making recommendations for necessary adaptations or training.
  • Identifies and manages various levels of care necessary to ensure care plan delivery. Delegates and supervises the utilization of PTAs, as well as support personnel to maximize patient outcomes and ensure effective utilization of services.


Requirements

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Current state licensure or eligibility for state licensure as a Physical Therapist required.
  • Certified BLS or completion in the first 90 days of employment required.

 

  • Home Care Requirements: One or more years of clinical experience and a valid state Driver’s License.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 66874497
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Springfield, Missouri, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Select Medical
  • Position Title: Physical Therapist -Inpatient Rehab
  • Org Type: Inpatient Rehab Facility
  • Job Function: Acute Care Hospital/Clinical Practice
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
  • Min Experience: 0-1 Year
  • Required Travel: None
Healthcare / Health Services

Select Medical made a commitment more than 20 years ago to deliver an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. We have honored that promise by helping define the nation's standard of excellence in specialized hospital and rehabilitative care. Today, we have grown to more than 50,000 colleagues caring for nearly 80,000 patients every day across our care continuum. Select Medical is one of the largest operators of critical illness recovery hospitals, rehabilitati...

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