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North Central Colorado, KS
Location – North Central Colorado
Practice Type- Phyiscal Therapist
Start Date – As soon as credentialing is complete
We have an immediate need for a Physical Therapist for a hospital located in North Central Colorado. Below are additional details:
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, and take appropriate action. Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Performs and documents initial and ongoing assessments of patient' s condition. Establishes a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family according to their capabilities and desires. Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits. Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and treatment setting. Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs. Supervises and delegates the care provided by certified occupational therapy assistants and therapy technicians according to established licensing laws, state regulations and practice standards.
- 32 hours per week (Monday-Wednesday) with a weekend rotation every other weekend
- Acute care, Level 2 trauma hospital
- CO PT license and 2+ years' experience required
Facility Overview and Requirements
The Medical Facility is a 166-bed regional medical center in North Central, Colorado with a full spectrum of services and specializing in heart and trauma care.
The Medical Facility has two intensive care units, a birthing center and a special care nursery, a medical nursing unit, a surgical nursing unit, and full-service radiology and laboratory departments. The hospital is home to emergency medical and critical care air transportation program.
Surgical services include general surgery, cardiothoracic, orthopedic trauma and neurological trauma. Robotic-assisted surgery also plays a prominent role in patient care. The Medical Facility also has an acute dialysis unit.
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