Company: Beaumont Hospital Taylor
Location: Royal Oak
Posted on: November 15, 2022
Improve health, instill humanity and inspire hope. That's just
the beginning of the difference you can make when you join our team
of Physical Therapists at Beaumont. As the largest not-for-profit
health care system serving Michigan, we offer you a world of
opportunity. Beaumont has more nationally ranked hospitals than any
other health system in the state. In total, Beaumont has eight
hospitals and 155 outpatient sites that provide diverse practice
settings located in communities throughout southeastern Michigan
and the greater Detroit metropolitan area. This is where
extraordinary begins. Find out where it can take you and your
career. Apply Now! GENERAL SUMMARY: The physical therapist is
responsible for examining, evaluating and developing a treatment
plan for patients with functional limitations and disabilities.
PT's provide consultation to healthcare providers regarding a
patient's continuum of care. The individual in this position is
required to appropriately interact with all patients regardless of
age or culture and to adhere to the Beaumont customer service
standards. STANDARD QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job
successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential
duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are
representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential duties. Education /
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy required. Masters or
Doctorate Degree preferred.
Written or verbal communication skills required. Word processing
and computer skills required. It is preferred that pediatric
therapists have NDT certification and competency in serial
Certification, Licensure, Registration:
Michigan State License in Physical Therapy required. Preferred BLS
Competent clinical and evaluation skills are required.
Ability to demonstrate Beaumont customer service standards;
excellent verbal and written communication; ability to work
independently in a fast paced environment; knowledge of clinical
pathology, evaluation and treatment techniques for assigned
Must be able to demonstrate basic computer proficiency for EMR
Rehab: NDT or NCS Board certification preferred.
Neurotrauma Rehab: This program specializes in the treatment of
traumatic brain and spinal cord injured patients. Requires
collaborating with a multidisciplinary team, good communication
skills is essential.
Peds Rehab: SI and/or NDT or PCS Board certification or experience
preferred. Ability to interact effectively with pediatric patients
and their families is essential. BENEFITS Beaumont offers a
comprehensive benefits package to meet your financial, health and
life-work balance goals. NEW On-demand pay program - powered by
Generous paid time off, holidays and flexible scheduling
Our employees receive special discounts on a wide range of products
Exceptional health, dental, vision and prescription drug insurance
Generous retirement savings, disability insurance, identify theft
protection and even home and auto insurance
Free onsite parking at all campuses ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Direct
patient care: Provides a Physical Therapy evaluation, incorporating
patient treatment: evaluates, interprets findings; develops
treatment and discharge plans; implements treatment, re-evaluates,
educates patients and significant others; meets productivity
Documents: evaluation results, treatment and discharge plans and
daily treatment according to all applicable laws, rules,
regulations, and professional standards of documentation; submits
charges for services provided.
Maintains verbal, written and electronic communication and
collaborates with interdisciplinary treatment team, referral
sources, physicians, and 3rd party payors.
Participates in leadership functions: community outreach, CQI,
marketing, cost containment, program development,
PTA/AT/aide/student supervision; teaches staff, physicians and
Professional development: Attends staff meetings; maintains and
improves competence through self-study, attending in-services and
continuing education programs. Clinical education to students.
Evaluate, consult and implement an appropriate treatment plan for
each patient. Accurately documents treatments and charges for self
and assigned support staff.
Serve as a resource of information and treatment skill for less
knowledgeable staff, provide student supervision.
Manage staff and department resources wisely. Supervise assigned
Collaborate with intra and interdisciplinary team members regarding
patient care. Collaborates with patient, family, significant other
in treatment and in discharge planning.
Provide documentation to the physicians regarding the patient
initially, at discharge, and at appropriate intervals. Discusses
changes to the prescribed program with the physician before
PT maintains good standing with the licensure/regulatory board and
all applicable laws/rules/regulations. This document represents the
major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is
not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It
should be understood, therefore, that incumbents may be asked to
perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Physical Effort:
Standing/moving while performing duties.
Assisting patients with standing, walking, therapeutic procedures,
Balancing, transferring patients.
Reaching to access equipment or assist patients.
Fine motor skills (to perform therapeutic procedures, operate
Motor skills to lift.
Lifting/Positioning patients for procedures.
Pushing/Pulling patients in wheelchairs, carts, equipment.
Lifting/pushing/pulling while standing.
Visual Demands: Near vision to operate equipment as well as
decipher notes, orders; depth perception, fine discriminate detail
to read monitors/graphs, labels, reports.
Acuity/Auditory Demands: distinguish sounds to respond to patients,
staff, equipment, instrumentation, hear speech.
Sensory demands: distinguish hot and cold, manual dexterity.
Verbal Demands: make sounds to verbally communicate with patients
or staff what is required, form words, speak loudly, speak
Primarily functions in an office environment or therapy clinic
environment. Occasional home assessments. Occasionally in pool
Potential risk of an exposure to hazardous medications or waste
materials of hazardous medications. We are an Equal Opportunity
Employer Beaumont Health grants equal employment opportunity to all
qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin,
sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital
status, height, weight, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally
protected category. #BHSHclinical
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