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Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (Physical Therapy, Days, 1.0 FTE, Full-Time) to Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern system.

*This position will be supporting Out Patient population with participation in weekend (Sunday) rotations

In this position you will:

  • Support the Performance Improvement process.

  • Follow and support hospital policies. Follows the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program Employee Handbook and any other organizational or departmental materials related to compliance with laws and regulatory requirements.

  • Maintain a safe environment for staff, patients, and visitors.

  • Patient-Care Positions: Consider individual needs in communication with, assessment of, and treatment of patients and staff, including ethical, cultural, psychosocial, religious, and age-specific aspects to include infant through the elderly.

  • Support patient rights and the organization’s code of ethical behavior.

  • Regular and predictable attendance is required for all positions. Failure to meet this standard can result in progressive discipline up to and including termination.

  • Plan patient goals and treatment procedures according to the results of an initial evaluation.

  • Prepare initial evaluations and subsequent progress notes of patients treated in accordance with departmental policies regarding frequency and content.

  • Evaluate and treat patients with musculoskeletal, neurological, pulmonary, or cardiovascular injuries or conditions.

  • Evaluate patient's progress and response to treatment and discusses with the appropriate physician as indicated.

  • Report all urgent matters and observations to the Manager and consults the Manager, if possible, before implementing specific plan of action.

  • Counsel with patients and their families whenever possible regarding objectives and methods of treatment. Whenever indicated, develops and explains a home program to the patient and his/her family.

  • In the event that the Manager is not available for a short time, the therapist assumes whatever leadership is necessary until they return.

  • Participate in peer review to assess and constructively critique skills and documentation of fellow therapists.

  • Maintain a good working relationship with physicians, nursing service, and other health care personnel.

  • Coordinate patients' treatment programs with other health care services, including appropriate referrals for home care.

  • Maintain familiarity with the ordering of patient equipment.

  • Maintain daily documentation of treatment, uses notes to indicate patient progress, and provides re-evaluations at least on a monthly basis.

  • Follow treatment protocol established within the Rehab Services Department and adapts them to individual patient needs. Is familiar with the goals for the rotation to which assigned.

  • Report equipment malfunctions to the Manager or Assistant Manager.

  • Participate in team meetings and reports on physical therapy aspects of each patient's progress in a concise and clear manner.

  • Demonstrate a personal desire to gain new skills, techniques, and increased knowledge base through self study, attending in-service education lectures, seminars, and conferences related to physical therapy and participation in a professional organization.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an accredited Physical Therapy program to become eligible for licensure.

  • Currently licensed in the State of Washington as a Physical Therapist.

About the hospital you will serve.

Mount Carmel Hospital is a Critical Access hospital in Colville, WA serving a three county area in Northeast Washington. We are a progressive, full service hospital offering advanced medical and surgical care as well as specialty support and outpatient services.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physical Therapy

Location: Washington-Colville

Req ID: 301250

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