Outpatient Physical Therapist At Spine Center

Yale-New Haven Health New Haven , CT 06501

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

Responsible for the evaluation and treatment of patients in a variety of inpatient and/or out patient care areas as assigned. Performs other clinical, teaching and administrative duties as may be required.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

    1. Clinical

  • 1.1 Able to interpret physician referral recognizing skill level required with any patient diagnosis.

    1. Educational

  • 2.1 Attends department inservices and takes advantage of outside educational opportunities.

    1. Administration

  • 3.1 Complies with Hospital and Department Policies and Procedures, interprets the same for other staff, and makes recommendations for change.

    1. Clinical Supervision

  • 4.1 Participates in regular meetings - reporting pertinent information on timely basis.

    1. Human Relations Skills

  • 5.1 Demonstrates respect and regard for dignity of all patients, families, visitors, and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsive and courteous hospital environment.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

Graduate of a CAPTE accredited program in Physical Therapy.

EXPERIENCE

Requires three (3) years experience with one (1) year at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Candidates must successfully complete the department career ladder application process including performance at an Above Expectations level while a Level I therapist. Experience must be relevant to the position. Exceptions to this requirement may only be made with a manager's recommendation and Department Head approval.

LICENSURE

Must maintain a current unrestricted license to practice as a Physical Therapist in CT.

SPECIAL SKILLS

The individual should demonstrate knowledge in physical therapy theory, evaluations, and treatment techniques to be applied to a diverse patient population of varying ages depending on assignment. Observation skills, communication skills (both verbal and written), and the ability to work effectively with patients, families and other providers are essential. The individual should also be willing and able to assume increased responsibilities as required. Interpersonal skills must be at a level to effectively work with a broadly diverse patient population and workforce. Demonstrates a high level of independence and leadership in assigned clinical area.

PHYSICAL DEMAND

Requires: exposure to blood and body fluids, hazardous materials and communicable diseases; long periods of standing and walking; lifting and positioning of patients.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Outpatient Physical TherapistSpine Center

Yale-New Haven Health

Posted 4 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-12-23T00:00 Overview To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day. Responsible for the evaluation and treatment of patients in a variety of inpatient and/or outpatient areas as assigned. Performs other clinical, teaching and administrative duties as may be required. EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran Responsibilities * 1. Clinical * 1.1 Able to interpret physician referrals to perform basic clinical evaluations. * 2. Educational * 2.1 Attends department in-services. * 3. Administration * 3.1 Complies with Hospital and Department Policies and Procedures. * 4. Clinical Supervision * 4.1 Participates in regular meetings with supervisor and/or team leader and reports pertinent information on a timely basis. * 5. Human Relations Skills * 5.1 Demonstrates respect and regard for dignity of all patients, families, visitors, and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsive and courteous hospital environment. Qualifications EDUCATION Graduate of a CAPTE accredited program in Physical Therapy. EXPERIENCE No experience required, but one (1) to two (2) experience in an academic medical center based practice preferred. Experience working with children and/or adults depending on the assigned setting. Clinical experience with a variety of diagnoses to include post-surgical, developmental, neurological, genetic, oncologic and traumatic LICENSURE Must maintain a current unrestricted license or temporary permit to practice as a Physical Therapist in CT SPECIAL SKILLS The individual should demonstrate knowledge in physical therapy theory, evaluations, and treatment techniques to be applied to a diverse patient population of varying ages. Observation skills, communication skills (both verbal and written), and an ability to work with patients, families and other providers in a synergistic manner are essential. The individual should also be willing and able to assume increased responsibilities as required. Demonstrates a high level of independence and leadership in assigned clinical area. Communication and interpersonal skills must be at a level to effectively work with a broadly diverse patient population and workforce. PHYSICAL DEMAND Requires: exposure to blood and body fluids, hazardous materials and communicable diseases; long periods of standing and walking; lifting and positioning of patients. Additional Information Outpatient medically based experience preferred in the evaluation and treatment of spine disorders. Yale-New Haven Health New Haven CT

Outpatient Physical Therapist At Spine Center

Yale-New Haven Health