Physical Therapist (PT) PRN - Day - Austin & Round Rock
Company: Cornerstone Healthcare Group
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: April 18, 2019
Cornerstone Healthcare Group, based in Dallas, Texas, was founded
in 1990 and provides excellent healthcare services to our patients,
residents and their families.
We pride ourselves on our quality of care, responsive service, and
commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient and
resident like we would a member of our own family, and measure our
success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of
life for our employees, patients and residents.
Responsibilities: THIS POSITION IS FOR BOTH THE AUSTIN AND ROUND
The Physical Therapist is responsible for the assessment of
referred patients, ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric who
are experiencing medically complex conditions or medical surgical
conditions requiring rehabilitation and/or wound care needs.
The Physical Therapist duties include:
Responsible to provide direct patient care to assess their medical
condition, functional capabilities and limitations and restrictions
and potential for rehabilitation..
Documents. prepares/reviews and completes plans of care, progress
notes, order and other clinical record documentation.
To establish and administer a treatment program with specific goals
determined according to the patients capacity and tolerance under
the direction of the Physician.
Orders, assist, instructs patient and family in transfer techniques
and equipment specific to patient diagnosis and needs
Educates patients and families in appropriate physical therapy
Provides patient and family education regarding procedures based on
patient;s age, condition, and readiness
Over sees technicians, aids, etc
Perform duties consistent with patients needs and desires
applies concepts of infection control and precaution in
coordinating, performing patient care activities for prevention
Performs additional duties as assigned.
Ability to project a professional image
Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements
Knowledge and experience in the needs of patients ranging in age
from 18 to geriatric
Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of
practice in job situations
Strong organizational and analytical skills; excellent writing and
Working knowledge of personal computer and software applications
used in job functions (Word processing, graphics, databases,
Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing,
neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a health care related
setting are ineligible for employment in this position
Freedom from illegal use of drugs
Freedom from use of and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the
Education and Experience:
Graduate of an accredited school for Physical Therapy.
At least six months of experience directly related to duties and
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Current license for Physical Therapist in state of employment.
Must maintain current Provider CPR certification throughout
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