Occupational Therapist / Physical Therapist / Speech Language Pathologist Pool - Acute Adult Physical Therapy - WAGE
Job ID: R0030540 | Allied Health Specialist | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
The therapist contributes independently to an interdisciplinary approach to patient care service delivery across the continuum of care. A therapist at this level demonstrates effective leadership and functions consistently and autonomously in this role. They solve problems and achieve results quickly by virtue of their broad knowledge of institutional resources. They are an experienced clinician who is recognized for knowledge and skills by their peers. They complete administrative and clinical projects as assigned by supervisory staff. They help navigate the healthcare system to maximize the delivery of quality care and to minimize cost of patient care service.
  • Performs physical therapy examinations according to professional standards and departmental policy.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of intervention options and executes a program of skilled physical therapy intervention.
  • Actively participates in professional growth of self and others.
  • Actively participates in quality improvement and program development.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $50.00 - $50.00 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Bachelor's degree in physical therapy.
  • Experience: 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Licensure: Licensed to practice physical therapy in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods and frequently bending/stooping/traveling. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.



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Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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