HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapist - Physical Therapy - (PRN) in Nashville, Tennessee

TriStar Centennial Medical Center–Nashville, TN

Physical Therapist

Our 657 bed hospital is both nationally and locally recognized, including being named as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals in the areas of cardiology, stroke, orthopaedics and breast cancer management. As a result of the continued advances in quality care, many improvements in all areas of healthcare have been made and thousands of lives have been significantly impacted. This position will play a key part in continuing our success!

Centennial Medical Center is currently looking for a Physical Therapist.

Responsibilities: * Performs appropriate assessment on each patient, as related to the therapy requested and provides reassessment per policy

  • Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while teaching them to live within their limits and capabilities

  • Demonstrates knowledge and proficiency of physical therapy modalities

  • Formulates a teaching plan based on identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning; family is included in teaching as appropriate

  • Maintain performance improvement activities within department

  • Meets current documentation standards and policies

  • Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly (Maintaining department cleanliness and safety)

  • Directs and supervises Physical Therapy Assistants and Physical Therapy Students as needed

  • Assists and participates in development and operation of new service areas

  • Communicates appropriately and clearly to physicians, staff and administrative team.

  • Maintains current licensure and registration with National and State licensing boards/guidelines

Qualifications: * Interpersonal skills to successfully interact with: Patients, staff, physicians and Third Party Payers

  • Master's Degree from an accredited school of Physical Therapy

  • BLS certification within 30 days of employment

Title: Physical Therapist - Physical Therapy - (PRN)

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00001-53437