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Physical Therapist 9/13/2016

VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia) Richmond, VA

Company
VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
101410118023
AJE Ref #
576163873
Location
Richmond, VA
Job Type
Temporary
Required Licenses/Certifications
Licensed (or eligible) as Physical Therapist in the State of

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Company: VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Facility: VCU Health System - MCV Hospitals at Richmond
Department: Acute PT

VCU Health Systems Acute PT is seeking a full time Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapist is primarily responsible for the delivery of physical therapy care to the patient population to which she/he is assigned and the recording of that care in the hospital medical record. The therapist acts as a consultant to various patient clinics, provides instruction to PT support staff, students, personnel of other disciplines within VCUHS, and patient and/or family members. Therapists may rotate through our various clinical service areas. ResponsibilitiesPatient evaluation and implementation of plan of care, discharge planning.Ordering equipment.Representing department at rounds and discharge conferences.Scheduling and charging patients.Employee may have supervisory responsibilities of Physical Therapist Assistants, Rehab Technicians, students, and volunteers.Employee is a member of a self-directed team and applies his knowledge and experience in daily clinic problem solving.The team will bring unresolved issues to departmental manager for assistance and guidance in their resolution.Schedules and work hours will be established with your specific Manager.Schedules, including weekends and holidays, will be required based on the units organizational and staffing needs. Qualifications RequiredGraduate of an accredited School of Physical TherapyCurrent license by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Physical TherapistCurrent CPR Certification if required by clinic or practice areaNew graduate to up to 2 years of work experience as a Physical Therapist PreferredMasters or Doctoral Degree from an accredited School of Physical TherapyMinimum of one (1) year of work experience as a Physical TherapistPrevious affiliation or work experience at a similar facility **Selected candidates will be placed into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications** Full time 1: Days Licensed (or eligible) as Physical Therapist in the State of Computer skills are required Customer service skills are required Excellent communication skills are required Experience is preferred