Details for KNOX COMMUNITY HOSPITAL is hiring for PHYSICAL THERAPISTS
Knox Community Hospital is hiring for Physical Therapists which offers an exciting opportunity to provide care for the community members we love and serve.
BENEFITS (to name only a few) include Medical, Vision, and Dental with annual deductibles as low as $250 (single) or $500 (family). We offer Paid Time Off (PTO), Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Retirement Contributions, and Employer Matches. Along with MANY more.
FOR SPECIFIC QUESTIONS: Email us at Careers@kch.org
SUMMARY: Knox Community Hospital identifies Physical Therapists as independent practitioners in the Medical By-Laws, the credentialing process is required in order to see direct access patients. The Physical Therapist is responsible for evaluating patients, interpreting the findings, developing an appropriate plan of care, and delivering quality care to help patients attain maximum functional level. Care will be provided to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric. The therapist needs to demonstrate knowledge in caring for orthopedic and neurological involved patients. The Physical Therapist is responsible for supervising Physical Therapist Assistants and students. Responsible for being knowledgeable of standard of practice for the practice of Physical Therapy in an outpatient, inpatient and acute inpatient rehabilitation setting and regulations established by the payers.
Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality care to adolescents, adult and geriatric clients. Responsible for excelling in courteous and respectful customer service at all times to every customer. Assures the safety of all customers. Effectively communicates with all customers. Effectively communicates & collaborates with other healthcare team members and between intra/inter departments, adheres to organizational policy and procedures, abides by regulatory/accrediting body requirements and professional practice standards. Assists with the daily operations and collecting statistics within the medical fitness center. Responsible for completing in a timely manner, all assigned tasks and duties utilizing multi-tasking skills. Responsible for assuring confidentiality of customer information and departmental information.
- A bachelor's degree or higher in Science in Allied Health Professions in Physical Therapy from an accredited program
- Current license in Physical Therapist in the State of Ohio
- Ability to work variable days and hours as necessary.
- Current CPR certificate
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