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Physical Therapist (PT) - School Program

Location
New Haven, Connecticut
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Aug 2022

Description

Job Schedule: Part Time
Standard Hours: 16
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: 16 hours a week, flexible scheduling during the school day.

 

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Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here.  We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network. 

 

St. Vincent's Special Needs Services is an approved private special education school that serves students from 3-21 who have significant multiple disabilities and complex medical needs. We are currently seeking an Education Assistant to assist with managing the daily activities of the assigned class.

 

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: Bachelor''s degree in Physical Therapy or accredited Physical Therapy program.
 

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Details

  • Job Reference: 673870664-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Hartford HealthCare
  • Location: New Haven, Connecticut
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent