Casual Physical Therapist

Fairview Health Services Princeton , MN 55371

Posted 3 weeks ago

Overview

In collaboration with patients and families, the physical therapist is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care within scope of practice. This includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, intervention and establishing outcomes.

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • The physical therapist partners with the patient and family while performing the Evaluation/Re-evaluation

  • Gathers pertinent data

  • Performs examination

  • Determines treatment diagnosis

  • Develops an individualized plan of care through collaboration with the patient and family

  • Analyzes data to identify needs and potential risks

  • Determines prognosis for recovery

  • Establishes individualized goals with patient and/or caregiver

  • Individualizes plan of care considering developmental level and cultural differences

  • Implements and modifies plan of care based on reassessment and patient response

  • Coordinates care and communicates effectively with interdisciplinary team for all aspects of patient care

  • Establishes appropriate discharge plan

  • Partners with patients and families to provide skilled intervention

  • Implements plan of care

  • Alters treatment/plan of care to reflect change in patient status and response to treatment

  • Assesses patient and/or caregiver learning needs and provides appropriate education

  • Documentation/Billing

  • Uses acceptable medical terminology

  • Follows professional practice standards

  • Completes documentation in a timely manner per department standards

  • Complies with department billing standards

  • Professional Expectations

  • Prioritizes tasks and patient care for effective time management

  • Understands and follows professional licensure/certification requirements

  • Directs team members and/or supervises students as designated

  • Pursues personal and professional development to support clinical best practice

  • Productivity

  • Meets or exceeds departmental standards for productivity

  • Quality Improvement

  • Identifies opportunities for process /quality improvement

  • Participates in and supports entity/system initiatives

Qualifications

Required

License/Certification/Registration

  • Physical Therapy registration/licensure in the state of Minnesota or temporary license in the state of Minnesota

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

Preferred

Education

  • Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy

Experience

  • 1+ year
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