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Physical Therapist (PRN)

Arkansas Children's Hospital

Arkansas Children's Hospital

Springdale, AR, USA
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2024

ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S IS A TOBACCO FREE WORKPLACE. FLU VACCINES ARE REQUIRED. ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTIC PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS.

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Work Shift:

Please see job description for details.

Time Type:

Part time

Department:

CC094280 Physical Therapy

Summary:

ACNW/Springdale campus - PRN weekdays - candidates need to have Monday/Wednesday/Friday availability - no weekends or night shift options


Performs physical therapy evaluations, interventions, documentation and billing processes according to established procedures for routine and moderately complex cases. Participates in program development, education, and maintenance functions of the department.

Additional Information:

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ACNW/Springdale campus - PRN weekdays - candidates need to have Monday/Wednesday/Friday availability - no weekends or night shift options

Required Education:

Master's Degree

Recommended Education:

Doctoral Degree

Required Work Experience:

Related Field - No experience required

Recommended Work Experience:

Required Certifications:

Physical Therapy License (AR or Compact State) - Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy

Recommended Certifications:

3D Treatment of Scoliosis Certification - Schroth-Barcelona Institute, Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist - American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist - American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist - American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Board-Certified Wound Management Clinical Specialist - American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Certified Brian Injury Specialist - Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialist-(ACBIS)

Description

1. Reviews information from all sources (chart, team report, patient evaluations, etc.) prior to initiating physical therapy treatment. Completes a comprehensive physical therapy evaluation appropriate for the age and developmental level of the patient to identify skilled physical therapy needs. Establishes a plan of care and measurable goals appropriate for the clinical impairments identified at the evaluation. The patient and caregivers are included in the process.

2. Competent with implementing and modifying the treatment plan using appropriate modalities, interventions, and equipment. Implements evidence-based practice into decision making processes. Seeks consultation from others as necessary.

3. Documents findings and recommendations from therapy sessions according to established policies and procedures in compliance with regulatory and reimbursement guidelines.

4. Demonstrates knowledge of normal growth and development; and an understanding of the range of treatment appropriate for the patient's diagnosis or developmental stage

5. Organizes patient and administrative (documentation, meetings, etc.) time efficiently to meet productivity standards ensuring that all patient care for the section is completed daily. Performs billing processes according to established department procedures.

6. Begins developing clinical expertise and professional skills through interactions with team members, self-study, and other continuing education activities. Serves as a mentor for observation students

7. Demonstrates knowledge and implementation of departmental policies and procedures, and specific patient treatment protocols regarding patient care.

8. Maintains a positive attitude while demonstrating the adaptability necessary to effectively respond to changing departmental needs

9. Communicates information clearly and concisely in a manner that is not offensive. Helps others understand and retain the message. Utilizes active listening skills

10. Committed to providing a positive patient experience by modeling Arkansas Children’s values to patients, families, guests, and team members

11. Completes other duties as assigned.