St. Vincent's Medical Center
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Hartford HealthCare St. Vincent’s Rehabilitation Network provides rehabilitation services across the continuum - acute care hospital, inpatient rehab unit, homecare, and outpatient centers. Our new St. Vincent’s Milford Outpatient Rehabilitation site is one of over 40 Hartford Healthcare outpatient locations throughout the state offering physical, occupational, and speech therapy, in specialties including orthopedics, neuroscience, oncology, women’s health, sports medicine, vestibular, and more. We are known for our commitment to high quality, customer focused outcomes. Join our newest team of healthcare professionals who are committed to our core values of excellence, integrity, equity, caring, and safety.
Hartford Healthcare St. Vincent’s Rehabilitation is seeking a Physical Therapist (PT) for its new Milford location. The ideal candidate has passion for general rehabilitation and multi-faceted patient care, which may include outpatient neuro, orthopedics, sports medicine, back/neck pain, gait/balance, pelvic floor, and vestibular conditions. Functional based approaches to exercise and activity are emphasized with our patients and include manual therapy and modality treatments as necessary. This position may also require some program development, physician relationship building and community marketing. This therapist may interact collaboratively with rehabilitation professionals throughout the HHC system of care to ensure that best practices are followed in the provision of care. Data will be analyzed and utilized to improve patient outcomes, and the clinician will partner with program managers to implement, enhance, and optimize clinical programs.
This is an optimal opportunity to work with a diverse patient population in a dynamic team atmosphere with highly professional and experienced clinicians.
This position offers the potential for growth into a leadership position as the site and our network continue to grow! It could also provide the opportunity to work in other HHCRN sites and with other teams within our growing Fairfield Region.
The Physical Therapist (PT) independently evaluates, determines treatment strategies, delivers and/or delegates services that identify, prevent, remediate, and rehabilitate acute or prolonged physical dysfunction or pain, with emphasis on physical dysfunction. This role encompasses evaluation skills and techniques, analysis of patients, and therapeutic application of physical and chemical agents, exercise and other procedures to maximize the patient's functional independence. Evaluation involves strength, motor control, joint mobility, soft tissue integrity, pain, balance, coordination, posture, cardiopulmonary function, endurance, gait and functional abilities in activities of daily living.
As one of the largest rehabilitation providers in the state, HHCRN offers a team-oriented structure, a comprehensive continuing education and tuition assistance program, an excellent benefits package along with Special Interest Groups that enhance evidence based clinical knowledge, growth opportunities and support within the organization.
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