HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapist - Acute - PRN in Austin, Texas

Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Physical Therapy or Clinical/Program Supervisor and according to professional standards evaluates, plans and executes patient's treatment program. Coordinates with the team, patient and family to develop a goal directed program. Must maintain accurate records of services provided. Responsible for following departmental procedures, maintaining professional standards and seeking professional growth.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must be able to work independently, complete tasks without supervision and demonstrate independence with decision-making and problem solving in job related activities. Exhibits regular, predictable attendance in accordance with departmental policies and able to manage time demands effectively. Demonstrates flexibility to changing work environment or responsibilities and must be able to function in emergency situations. Exhibits professional and ethical conduct at all times and is courteous with patients, co-workers, family members, physicians and the general public. Appropriately handles confidential information regarding patient records. Must take initiative to set own schedule and patient related goals. Maintains a safe working environment, provides instruction to family, patients and other professionals and communicates effectively using written, verbal, computer and telephone communication. Uses a broad variety of small tools and electrical equipment and patient care appliances routinely to provide patient care. Population served may range from infant to geriatrics. Must pass competency checklists for all responsibilities outlined by departmental/program policy. Will participate and promote positive team interactions to ensure quality patient care and interdisciplinary collaboration.

Education and Experience: Required: Masters degree in Physical Therapy.

Preferred: Experience as a member of an interdisciplinary team with patients with a variety of neurological and orthopedic diagnoses

Licenses and Certificates: Required: Current license to practice in the State of Texas Current CPR Certification Valid Texas driver's license if assigned to operate system vehicles

Preferred: None

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Physical Therapist - Acute - PRN

Location: Texas-Austin-St David%27s Rehab

Requisition ID: 06676-48454