New Britain General
New Britain, CT
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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The Hospital of Central Connecticut is an acute-care community teaching hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in general medicine and surgery, as well as a wide variety of specialties. Staffed by our talented team of leading professionals, The Hospital of Central Connecticut provides a wide array of services throughout the region, caring for patients from birth through the end of life.
We're seeking an experienced, dedicated and caring Physical Therapist (PT) to join The Hospital of Central Connecticut's outpatient location in New Britain, CT. This position is located within the new Cancer Center Institute which is one of Hartford HealthCare’s premier institutes that provides comprehensive coordinated patient care where patients can have all of their needs met in one location.
See more about this exciting new location here: https://thocc.org/locations/cancer-center
This is a great opportunity to work with a diverse orthopedic population that offers a wonderful team atmosphere with experienced clinicians and some of the best orthopedic physicians, nurses and physician assistants in New England!
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. Reporting structure is dependent upon the site in which the staff member is assigned. This role will float to all Physical Medicine office locations on an as needed basis.
As one of the largest rehabilitation providers in the state, we offer a team-oriented structure, a comprehensive continuing education program, an excellent benefits package along with Special Interest Groups that assist with evidence based clinical knowledge, growth opportunities and support within the organization.
We believe in high standards. These standards allow us to bring out the very best in our clients and our staff.
PT experience required, outpatient specific experience highly preferred.
Current CT Physical Therapy license required.
Ability to exercise independent judgment in analyzing facts and circumstances to determine plan of action to follow within the limits of accepted physical therapy practice.
Ability to solve problems and work independently with minimal direction.
Strong focus on patient satisfaction.
Ability to work independently and within a team.
Excellent Customer Services skills.
Availability to work at other Central Region locations.
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