BJC Healthcare Physical Therapist PRN Inpatient primarily weekend and holiday coverage in Columbia, Missouri
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Boone Hospital Center is a 394-bed full service hospital located in Columbia, MO. It is a regional referral center located in the center of the state. The hospital provides progressive healthcare programs, services, and technology to people in 26 mid-Missouri counties. Although the hospital is full service, areas in which Boone Hospital Center excels are cardiology, neurology, oncology, surgical, obstetrical services, and numerous other specialties. The hospital maintains a 24-hour emergency center with hospital-based ambulance service and a helipad for incoming emergency air transportation. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Boone Hospital Center has been certified as a "Magnet Hospital" by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Rehabilitation Services at BHC includes physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and audiology services across the continuum of care. Physical Therapy sees outpatients as well as inpatients in a variety of settings such as ICU, medical/ surgical units, 12 bed acute rehab unit, Joint Replacement Center, Intensive Care Nursery, and acute orthopedic/neurological services. In addition, we provide specialty services such as Hand therapy with Certified Hand Therapists, Pediatric Developmental Therapy, Balance Program, and Women's Health Services. Physical Therapy is provided to all ages from the newborn to the aged. We also have specialized equipment to enhance our services such as Lite Gait, Bioness, and Neurocom. We provide an integrated approach to therapy working with Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, and Physicians to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Provides skilled physical therapy services to patients including all aspects of evaluation and treatment.
Establishes treatment plan and provides treatment, considering discharge needs; expected discharge functional status; and appropriate equipment and supplies.
Educates, collaborates with, and conferences with patients, families, and other health care providers; making recommendations for referrals to specialists as needed.
Delegates to assistants, techs, and students through written and verbal communication including determining the skill level or competency required to provide interventions to best meet the needs of the patient.
Completes documentation in accordance with departmental policies.
Provides assessment, reassessment, and/or consultations for Physical Therapy Services.
- Physical Therapy (PT)
- No Experience
- No Experience
Licenses & Certifications
- Physical Therapist License
- Physical Therapy (PT)Benefits Statement
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
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