Physical Therapist PRN 9/17/2017
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 00035-38763
Chippenham Hospital, a 466-bed acute care facility, is located on the Southside of Richmond, a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater. Chippenham Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune s 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a Level II Trauma Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life s most difficult moments.
Our department is comprised of Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, and Physical Therapy Assistants. We work in all areas and units of the hospital and see all types of patients.
We make a difference in the lives of our patient s every day and provide high quality and compassionate therapeutic interventions that get our patients up, moving, and feeling better while making a personal connection during their recovery.
The Physical Therapist, in accordance with a physician's order, assesses, evaluates, plans, and carries out physical therapy programs to restore maximum reasonable function and to minimize disability following disease, injury, or genetically acquired disabilities. To help the patient reach their maximal reasonably level of function and to cope with their limitation.
Previous experience in an Acute Care or Outpatient Rehab setting preferred.
Graduate from an accredited school of Physical Therapy approved by the APTA and possession of a valid Virginia license to practice physical therapy required. Advanced training in a specialty area related to specific patient populations is preferred.
Work Schedule: Weekend shifts
Last Edited: 10/17/2017