Physical Therapist – Outpatient Rehab – Oviedo in Winter Park, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/10/2018
  • Job ID:
    272246
  • Job Function
    Rehabilitation
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital

Job Description



Physical Therapist – Outpatient Rehab – Oviedo

Winter Park Memorial Hospital seeks to hire a Physical Therapist who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Nestled among the oak-shaded, brick-paved streets of one of the most picturesque hometowns in the country, Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years. Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the Florida Hospital Orthopaedic Institute. Together with the community we serve, we're building a model of community health and wellness for generations to come.



Department Profile:

Florida Hospital Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation – Oviedo provides physical and occupational therapy for adolescent, adult and elderly patients for a variety of orthopedic diagnoses ranging from pre- and post-surgical to minor sprains and strains as well as sport specific programs. In addition, this facility provides clinical education for the Florida Hospital Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency Program and offers onsite massage and wellness programs. Our highly skilled team includes therapists board certified in orthopedics and hand therapy.



Work Hours/Shifts:

Monday – Friday; 10am – 7pm



Job Summary:

The Physical Therapist – Outpatient FT provides direct and indirect services to specific age groups in the outpatient rehabilitation settings. Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Department. Accepts the responsibility to practice autonomously and collaboratively in all practice environments to provide best practice to the patient/client. Autonomous practice is characterized by independent, self-determined, professional judgment and action. Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies. May supervise Physical Therapist Assistants, technical aides, volunteers, and interns. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy plus five or more years of work experience in physical therapy, OR
  • Master’s or Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy
  • Entry level professional competency of Physical Therapy practices, theory, principles and applications as defined in competencies departmental policy.
  • Basic computer skills to include Outlook, Microsoft Office and Windows (preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Licensed in the State of Florida as a Physical Therapist, or Temporary State of Florida permit as Physical Therapist
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • Engages in promoting evidence based standards of care and lifelong learning through autonomous and collaborative participation in research, journal club/reviews, teaching/mentoring/CI, and/or clinical practice education within a peer group.
  • Performs evaluations and re-evaluations according to standards and recommended techniques. Establishes, implements and adapts an individualized treatment plan of care (including appropriate goal setting, treatment activities and frequency). Discharges patients when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to standards of practice and payer guidelines.
  • Documents accurately, completely, timely, and legibly. Uses measurable and objective terminology according to standards of practice, follows insurance and department/hospital guidelines.)
  • Charges patient accurately, completely, timely, and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code format, price file, follows insurance and department/hospital guidelines.
  • Identifies the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis. Documents education and understanding, as appropriate.
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. Follows clinical practice guidelines (APTA) by impairment when appropriate.
  • Meets at least 90% of the productivity standard.
  • Actively supports scheduling so that each patient meets the plan of care as agreed upon by the patient and referring physician by adjusting and adapting their own schedule and/or working within the team in order to meet the patients’ needs. Willingly adjusts to changes in patient census by altering working hours to assist in other centers/programs as needed/approved and observed by manager or director.
  • Practices principles of employee and patient safety when performing daily job activities via observation.
  • Regularly participates in marketing to physicians/physician practices to build referral relationships with a minimum of 2 contacts per month. Supports consumer marketing and public awareness through participation in community events, educational lectures/speaking, and/or other extension of clinical expertise to the community as approved by manager or director.
  • Complies with FH Compliance Plan, rules and regulations of all local, state, and federal agencies, and with the standards of all accrediting bodies and payers as evident through documentation reviews, tracers and rounds results.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Physical Therapist – Outpatient Rehab opportunity with Winter Park Memorial Hospital and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Physical Therapist, PT, Outpatient, Rehab, Sports Medicine, Oviedo



Position Location:  Winter Park
Job:  Rehabilitation
Organization:  Florida Hospital
Primary Location:  US-FL-Winter Park
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Bachelor's Degree
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Oct 10, 2018, 10:01:29 AM

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