Physical Therapist - Coral Desert

Coral Desert
St George Utah
Full Time
 
Coral Desert Rehabilitation in St. George, UT, is seeking a full time Physical Therapist to join our in house therapy team.
 
Duties:  
  • Evaluate patients within 48 hours of physician referral
  • Develop effective treatment plans
  • Supervise Physical Therapy Assistants and Aides in direct patient care and patient related activities
  • Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans
  • Participate in Patient Care Conference, Utilization Review Meeting and Rehabilitation Conferences
  • Participate in in‑service training program for other staff in the facility
  • Document all regulatory and clinically required information in the electronic documentation system
  • Instruct patient’s families or nursing staff in maintenance programs
  • Participate in discharge planning
  • Coordinate necessary durable medical equipment and adaptive equipment for patients to facilitate safety and independence in ADL’s
  • Act as a clinical preceptor for affiliating Physical Therapy or Physical Therapy Assistant Schools
  • Comply with Physical Therapy Practice Act and the facility Policy and Procedures
Experience/Qualifications:
Licensed Physical Therapist  
This position is open to PTs at all experience levels.

 

Desired Skills: 
  • Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process
  • Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide
  • Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice
  • Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity
  • Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence
  • Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department
Coral Desert receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 245independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Coral Desert is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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Last updated 2022-01-07
 
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