Location: Sharon, Connecticut US
Requisition Number: 10204
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations.
We are seeking a dynamic physical therapist to join our multidisciplinary team. The main responsibility will be to provide individualized inpatient evaluations and treatment to adult patients on med/surg, telemetry, intensive care and geriatric psych units. A background in acute care and geriatric care are preferred. We are looking for someone to join out exceptional team!
1.Review and evaluate patients’ medical history and perform a systematic evaluation
2.Formulate and execute a skilled therapeutic treatment plan
3.Work closely with the inpatient care team and consult with appropriate medical professionals as necessary
4.Help to establish safe discharge plans for our inpatients
5.Document evaluations and daily visits following APTA and CMS guidelines and requirements
6.Train hospital staff on safe patient handling and ergonomics
7.Participate in performance improvement projects
8.Continue to pursue continuing education to grow professionally
Location: Sharon-Sharon Hospital 50 Hospital Hill Road
Work Type: Per Diem
Standard Hours: per diem
Work Schedule: DAY 1
Work Shift: Monday through Friday: TBD
Org Unit: 1280
Department: Physical Therapy
EOE, including disability/vets.
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Community / Marketing Title: Physical Therapist
Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will be Nuvance Health. The new health system was created to provide communities across New York’s Hudson Valley and western Connecticut with more convenient, accessible and affordable care.
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Location_formattedLocationLong: Sharon, Connecticut US
Job Number: 39430