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Children's Hospital Colorado Physical Therapist I PRN in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job ID69951LocationColorado SpringsFull/Part TimeOn DemandRegular/TemporaryRegularWhy Work at Children's....Here, it's different. Come join us.Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs is a top-ranked hospitallocated in a top-ranked city.With a regional team of more than 1,000 team members, Children'sColorado has been present in southern Colorado since 2001 and now has teammembers at five locations providing outpatient specialty care, emergencycare, inpatient care and therapy care. Children's Hospital Colorado,Colorado Springs is the first pediatric-only hospital in the region andincludes the region's only emergency department and operating rooms builtjust for kids and served by pediatric experts who have dedicated their livesto treating kids - and only kids - and who are directly linked to one of thecountry's leading pediatric academic medical centers.This opportunity gives you the ability to lead a diverse team of pediatricexperts at one of the top-ranked children's hospitals in the nation,according to US News and World Report, while living and being a part of acommunity that ranks "#1 Most Desirable Place to Live in the U.S.,"according to the US News and World Report.A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you andmotivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.Learn about Children's Colorado and our culture:Find out more about living and working in Colorado Springs:Additional InformationDepartment: CSH IP Physical TherapyHours per week: PRN, as neededShift: PRN 7 days/week; day shiftJob OverviewProvide physical therapy services including; evaluation, treatment andfollow up and documentation using general competencies for inpatient andoutpatient children referred to the physical therapy department. Providesupervision for PT aides/assistants and students with specific tasksand/or patients. Provide continuous consultation and education to families.ResponsibilitiesPOPULATION SPECIFIC CARENeonate - 30 days to 1yrToddlers - >1yr to 3yrsPre-Schoolers - >3yrs to 5yrsSchool age - >5yrs to 13yrsAdolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsAdult - >18yrs to 65yrsESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSAn employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of thefollowing essential functions. These examples do not include all of thefunctions which the employee may be expected to perform.Collaboration- Collaborates with the family, physicians, schools and otherproviders to ensure the continuum of care for the child and optimal clinicalservices. Provides consultation and education to other professionals andfamilies as necessary.Documentation- Completes written documentation in accordance with departmentstandards for format, location and time frames.Evaluation/Re-evaluations: Independently evaluates children from birth to21 years of age, with a variety of diagnosis, in specialized programs,on inpatient and/or outpatient units. Incorporates principles ofcultural-competence and family-centered care into clinical services.Financial Responsibility: Assists in achieving departmental financial budgettargets.Leadership and/or Professionalism- Demonstrates professional behaviors;adheres to hospital and departmental policies and promotes personal anddepartmental development through participation in development activities toimprove the patient experience and quality goals of the department andhospital. Provides clinical supervision as needed/when appropriate forphysical therapy clinical interns.Treatment- Treat children across the continuum, with a variety ofdiagnoses, in specialized programs on inpatient and outpatient units and inthe community. Incorporates principles of cultural-competence andfamily-centered care into clinical services. Seeks out appropriatementoring/training and consults with relative Program Coordinator and/orassigned mentor for complex patient diagnoses.Other InformationCOMPETENCIESADAPTABILITY - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes inwork responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes,st

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