HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapist - Physical Therapy - (PRN) in Nashville, Tennessee
TriStar Centennial Medical Center–Nashville, TN
Our 657 bed hospital is both nationally and locally recognized, including being named as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals in the areas of cardiology, stroke, orthopaedics and breast cancer management. As a result of the continued advances in quality care, many improvements in all areas of healthcare have been made and thousands of lives have been significantly impacted. This position will play a key part in continuing our success!
Centennial Medical Center is currently looking for a Physical Therapist.
Responsibilities: * Performs appropriate assessment on each patient, as related to the therapy requested and provides reassessment per policy
Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while teaching them to live within their limits and capabilities
Demonstrates knowledge and proficiency of physical therapy modalities
Formulates a teaching plan based on identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning; family is included in teaching as appropriate
Maintain performance improvement activities within department
Meets current documentation standards and policies
Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly (Maintaining department cleanliness and safety)
Directs and supervises Physical Therapy Assistants and Physical Therapy Students as needed
Assists and participates in development and operation of new service areas
Communicates appropriately and clearly to physicians, staff and administrative team.
Maintains current licensure and registration with National and State licensing boards/guidelines
Qualifications: * Interpersonal skills to successfully interact with: Patients, staff, physicians and Third Party Payers
Master's Degree from an accredited school of Physical Therapy
BLS certification within 30 days of employment
Title: Physical Therapist - Physical Therapy - (PRN)
Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00001-53437