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Physical Therapist - PRN

Job Ref: 27038

Talent Area: PT/OT

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
Sugar Land, TX 77479

Area/Department: PT/OT - IP

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: PRN

Organization: Houston Methodist

Work Shift: DAY

Work Week: PRN

Company Profile

Since 1998, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital has been serving Fort Bend and the surrounding counties. Residents have come to rely on a level of compassionate care and leading-edge technology that was once available only in the Texas Medical Center. With 243 licensed beds, 20 operating rooms and over 1,900 employees, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital was designed to provide comprehensive, personalized care for the community.

Job Summary

SUMMARY:  Assess and plan treatment programs for patients relevant to physical dysfunction and implement by direct or delegated care as ordered by physician. Serve as a professional care provider, educator, consultant and coordinator.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  1. Performs comprehensive patient evaluations, sets appropriate patient goals, and develops effective treatment plans.  2. Implements safe, functionally relevant, and effective treatment interventions.  3. Completes all patient documentation and enters charges for services provided. 4. Supervises the clinical aspects of care delegated to technical and supportive personnel.  5. Demonstrates effective interpersonal skills (written and verbal communication, ability to deal with difficult situations, etc.)  6. Works efficiently and effectively to achieve Department standard for productivity.  7. Participate in individual and staff development and expansion of services.  8. Demonstrates ICARE Values.  9. Demonstrates Service PRIDE Standards.  10. Follows all safety rules on the job.  11. Perform other job duties as assigned.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:  Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy approved by the Council of Medical Education in collaboration with the American Physical Therapy Association.   

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:  Have a minimum of 1 year experience but would consider a new grad who have demonstrated exceptional skills and experience during student clinical affiliations.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:  Current licensure with the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. Current CPR Certification

WORKING :  Work is performed indoors in an office and educational laboratory setting. 

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