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AMERY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER INC Physical Therapist Clinic in LUCK, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Job Description: Summary: This position provides therapeutic management for patient care, supervises technicians, aides and volunteers, and assists in implementing new programs to ensure positive patient outcomes. Duties/Responsibilities: Implements Plan of Care for patients Performs complete, accurate, appropriate and timely evaluations on assigned patients according to department policy. Plans and implements treatment programs for patients with their input, establishing functional short and long-term goals. Administers treatment program using professionally accepted methodology demonstrating knowledge and skills appropriate to the patient's age and status. Performs re-assessments on patients in a timely manner, as dictated by WI practice act and DOE requirements. Initiate discharge planning for all patients with their involvement, and when appropriate, the family input. Performs any physical duty for patients in a safe manner, utilizing appropriate staff when necessary. Demonstrates appropriate and safe operation of therapeutic equipment used in patient treatments. Attends all meetings/care conferences, which are patient oriented. Records patient treatment and patient responses each day. Documents objective data pertinent to patient goals. Completes daily progress notes and discharge summaries in a timely manner and according to department standards. Completes progress notes for MDs and ensures they are received prior to follow-up appointments. Appropriately prioritizes patient needs for treatment and exercise. Communicates with members of healthcare team. Recommends to the Director any educational resource material which may be of value to the department. Consults with customers prior to decision making, as well as with other departments and their directors before making procedural changes that may affect them. Accurately completes all Medicare-related paperwork in a timely manner. Submits accurate daily patient charges. Informs Director when unable to stay current with paperwork. Trains and supervises student in assessment and treatment techniques expected at the PT level. Establishes clear goals and objectives for the clinical affiliation with the student within the first week. Assigns appropriate patients to the student to meet established goals and objectives. Constructively and objectively critiques and evaluates student on an ongoing basis. Completes formal evaluations according to the student's academic affiliation's criteria. Communicates with Director any problems, progress and status of the student. Participates in QI, patient scheduling, reception of... For full info follow application link. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/3DEF613A9FA84EAB

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