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UnityPoint Health Physical Therapist-Main Campus in Fort Dodge, Iowa

Physical Therapist - Rehab Services, Home Health Care.

Position is Full Time: 24 hours per week.

Shift: 3 days per week; with weekend and holiday rotation in Acute Care.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluates and treats physical therapy patients under physician orders in the outpatient; acute; skilled nursing; and home health care setting

  • Develops treatment plans for all patients assigned to case load

  • Maintains appropriate documentation in the patient’s medical record

  • Ongoing commitment to reducing costs and improving productivity in the physical therapy department

  • Maintains positive relationships with the health care team, patient and family

  • Communicates effectively in writing and verbally with all appropriate members of the patient’s healthcare team

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: Bachelor degree in Physical Therapy

Licensure: Physical therapy licensure in Iowa or eligible for licensure in Iowa. Valid Iowa Drivers License

Experience: Entry level/new graduate acceptable

Skills/Abilities:

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Basic knowledge of computer concepts

  • Ability to meet time frames for work completion

  • Effective skills for teamwork/team facilitation

  • Ability to evaluate critically and think creatively

  • Able to read and understand a variety of patient related documentation

  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to evaluate and treat rehabilitative needs of patients relative to development and age

Certification/Course: Maintains Basic Life certification

Requisition ID: 2020-82764

Street: 802 Kenyon Rd

Name: 7020 UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Ctr

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .6

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 3 days per week; with weekend/holiday rotation in Acute Care

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

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