Ideal candidate is experienced in providing acute care PT in hospital setting, and is available for a minimum of two weekend shifts per month (may be a Sat or Sun). If additional weekend shifts are desired, that can be arranged. If candidate has weekday availability, they are eligible to be scheduled for sporadic weekday shifts.
The Physical Therapist is responsible for the following: * Perform select evaluation and treatment methods appropriate to the diagnosis, age group and patient's physical and emotional status and formulates appropriate treatment plans. * Demonstrate essential skill competencies in the use of treatment modalities, equipment and protocols. * Perform re-evaluations according to department guidelines, adjusting the treatment plan * Adhere to department policy regarding time frame, form and content of written evaluations, progress notes and discharge summaries. * Communicate effectively with patients, family, medical staff, care team members, students, supervisors and outside contacts. * Complete all administrative tasks and other responsibilities in support of the operating unit.
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* Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE * Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors * Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas * Inova operates curbside Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities * All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines
Internal Number: 59907BR
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Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.