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Calvert Memorial Hospital PHYSICAL THERAPIST FLOAT in Prince Frederick, Maryland

  • JOB DESCRIPTION DETAILS

  • Job Summary :

  • Responsible for providing direct patient care in acute care, sub-acute and/or outpatient settings. Demonstrates knowledge of physical therapy treatment modalities and therapeutic procedures through his/her application in patient care. Effectively applies all physical therapeutic techniques appropriate to patient needs and physician orders. Completes all required documentation, assists in scheduling and attends interdisciplinary rounds/committee meetings as assigned.

  • Education :

  • Position requires a master's degree or 5-7 years equivalent combination of education and experience in related area. 6 months experience in an inpatient acute and/or sub-acute care setting required. Clinical rotations required during educational coursework in PT may be substituted for direct work experience.

  • Registration/Certification/Licensure :

  • Must possess a current license from the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy.

  • Experience :

  • Must demonstrate competence to provide physical rehabilitation services by reason of education, training and experience.

  • Other Requirements :

  • Maintains unit-specific and hospital competencies, mandatory learning, and any clinical certifications required in accordance with the Staff Education and Training policy GA-057 and/or any other department requirements.

  • Required to lift and/or move more than 100 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with modified lifting devices.

  • Must be able to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions that drive an appropriate plan of care.

  • CPR training required within 30 days of hire

  • If functioning as Women's Health Physical Therapist, appropriate certification required; i.e., Women's Health PT, Women's Health Specialist/PT.

  • Inpatient therapists must complete 4 hours of stroke training annually.

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