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Johns Hopkins Medicine Physical Therapist - Acute Care Rehab in St. Petersburg, Florida

Physical Therapist - Acute Care Rehab

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Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital,
St. Petersburg, FL
Requisition # 155184
Day Shift
Part Time (30 - 39)
Weekend Work Required

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine provides expert pediatric care for infants, children and teens with some of the most challenging medical problems in our community and around the world. With more than half of our 259 beds devoted to intensive care level services, we are the regional pediatric referral center for Florida's West Coast. Physicians and community hospitals count on us to care for critically ill patients and perform complex surgical procedures

POSITION SUMMARY:

The physical therapist (PT) is responsible to provide quality clinical care as part of a multidisciplinary team at the hospital and/or outpatient care centers as assigned. Demonstrate competency in evaluation and treatment, utilizing value based care and evidence based practices. Receives clinical review by the PT Clinical Coordinators.

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KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  1. Performs assessment and treatment of patients with impairment, functional limitation, and disability or other health-related conditions to obtain their maximum level of function.

  2. Practices family-centered care by working in partnership with caregivers and patients to encourage and empower their active participation in the care plan.

  3. Completes accurate and timely documentation of services in accordance with professional and compliance standards to best reflect the patient's status and needs, support revenue cycle and facilitate communication for continuity of care.

  4. Demonstrates responsible actions and initiative to positively impact patient access to care and contribute to the department's financial performance.

  5. Provides education and mentoring for: students, interns, residents, observers, volunteers and/or staff to support their development.

  6. Develops and/or implements clinical activities which improve or expand physical therapy services, within the department and/or hospital system, to benefit patient care.

  7. Provide supervision of physical therapist assistant(s) for provision and delivery of service that is safe, effective, and efficient in accordance to department, state, and APTA standards.

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QUALIFICATIONS:

 Bachelors, Master's or Doctoral degree from an accredited school of PT.

 Licensed to practice PT in the state of Florida.

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Physical therapy coverage at the Acute Care Setting.

Saturday coverage required to assist with priority patients and facilitate d/c from the hospital setting.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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