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Physical Therapist (PT)-Rehabilitation General

Requisition ID:

19162885

Business Unit:

St. Vincent's Medical Center

Location:

Bridgeport, CT

Standard Hours:

40

FT/PT/Per Diem:

Full Time

Shift:

Shift 1

Shift Details:

tues - sat 11am to 7pm willing to make sat 7 to 330pm if that is candidates preference

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Description

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St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport has more than 3,200  employees. It includes a 473-bed community teaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large multispecialty provider group, and special needs services for adults and children. St. Vincent’s is the first hospital in Fairfield County to be integrated into the Hartford HealthCare network, and is the system’s second-largest hospital.




Job Summary:
• Evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment

  programs.

Responsibilities:
• Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition.
• Establishes, revises and evaluates a plan of care which is appropriate to

  problems identified and involves the patient/family.
• Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard physical therapy techniques

  and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.
• Oversees activities of physical therapy assistants, students and other support

  personnel.
• Communicates/documents information relevant to patient care to ensure

  effective, efficient delivery of quality service, and maximum reimbursement for

  services.
• Demonstrates efficient utilization of products, supplies, equipment and time to

  ensure the timely completion of duties and promote the smooth operation of

  the department. Meets productivity targets.
• Actively employs established safety precautions and procedures in

  performance of job responsibilities in order to ensure a safe environment for

  patients, guests and co-workers.
• Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

• Required Credential(s):
• Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy (RPT) credentialed

  from the Connecticut Department of Public Health obtained prior to hire date or

  job transfer date.
• One or more of the following:
• Certified Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Heart Association 

  (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
• Certified Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Red Cross

  obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

• Bachelors degree in Physical Therapy or accredited Physical Therapy

  program.

Work Experience:
• No experience required.




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