HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapist PRN in Richmond, Virginia

At Johnston-Willis we've been delivering top quality healthcare to Greater Richmond and the Tri-Cities area for more than 100 years. Our 292-bed hospital offers a full range of healthcare services, with specialties in cancer care within the Sara Cannon Cancer Institute—as well as inpatient rehabilitation (with all private rooms), our ER is a state-authorized level III trauma center and neuroscience, including our first-in-Richmond Gamma Knife Center.

Our team approach involves the patient, his or her family, and Johnston Willis physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists – all working together to help you achieve the highest level of function and independence. Our therapists join with nurses, physicians, patients and family to form an individual treatment plan that helps guide each patient toward the best possible medical outcome.

Physical Therapist Job Functions:

  1. Evaluates patients using established protocols and precautions according to physician referral.

  2. Treats patients according to plan using conventional treatment methods.

  3. Appropriately completes and files all patient documentation by end of work day.

  4. Initiates and documents patient teaching including family and/or significant others. Uses appropriate Patient Education documentation modality.

  5. Demonstrates the ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with all health care professionals and customers.

  6. Demonstrates an active involvement in continued learning and provides an in-service to staff for each course attended as discussed with manager.

  7. Participates in activities which promote department operations and program development.

  8. Maintains department equipment and necessary supplies.

  9. Orders DME and adaptive equipment appropriately to meet the needs of patients upon discharge.

EXPERIENCE Previous experience in an Acute Care or Outpatient Rehab setting preferred.

EDUCATION Graduate from an accredited school of Physical Therapy approved by the APTA and possession of a valid Virginia license to practice physical therapy required. Advanced training in a specialty area related to specific patient populations is preferred.

Shift/Schedule Weekend schedule

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Physical Therapist PRN

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Johnston-Willis Hospital

Requisition ID: 00035-38560