Trinity Health Physical Therapist, Outpatient (Per Diem) in Waterbury, Connecticut
Evaluates patients, organizes and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy programs in the hospital to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury or loss of body parts; helps patients reach their maximum performance and assume a place in society while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.
Gathering all pertinent information pertaining to patient and patient’s diagnosis.
Conducting appropriate evaluative tests and interpreting information with professional abilities.
Assessing the needs of each patient and formulating appropriate long and short term goals.
Selecting the appropriate treatment techniques and equipment for the plan of care to meet the needs of the individual patient from their evaluation. Awareness of all indications and contraindications of treatment.
Reassessing treatment plans, modifying, adapting and upgrading plans to meet patient’s goals.
Terminating treatment appropriately and assisting appropriate departments or outside agencies with patient’s discharge plans.
Supervising and grading students of physical medicine as contracted in accordance with hospital and university guidelines.
Job Number: 00142296
Location: Waterbury, CT
Organization Name: Trinity Health Of New England
Facility: NESM - Saint Mary's Hospital
Employment Type: Part time
Shift: Day Shift