Physical Therapist PRN
Starting in 1909 as a 26-bed facility in the Roanoke Valley, LewisGale has been dedicated to caring for and preserving life for more than a century. Today, our health system has grown to include four hospitals, two cancer centers, six outpatient centers, and 700 affiliated physicians. Our expansive network stretches from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, giving us the privilege to serve more than 250,000 patients each year.
Our Mission and Vision at LewisGale above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. The vision of LewisGale is to be recognized as the healthcare provider and the employer of choice in Southwest Virginia.
If you are looking to work for a high-quality healthcare organization delivering services in the Southwest Virginia and New River Valley area, apply online and learn more.
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Evaluates patients according to physician referral.
Treats patients according to plan using conventional treatment methods.
Completes all patient documentation.
Initiates and documents patient teaching including family and/or significant others. Uses appropriate
Patient Education documentation modality.
Demonstrates open and effective communication with other health care providers.
Demonstrates an active involvement in continuous learning.
Participates in activities that promote department operations and program development.
Required - None
Preferred - Previous experience in an acute care, outpatient, or rehab hospital.
Required - Graduation from an accredited school of Physical Therapy. Possession of a valid Virginia license to practice PT or in the process of obtaining licensure within 90 days though a traineeship and board exam. If licensure is not obtained within 90 days, the circumstances will be reviewed. CPR certification or within 90 days of employment.
Preferred - Advanced training in a specialty area related to specific patient populations.
About our employer:
HCA is a provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people.
HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality.