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Assistant-Physical Therapist PRN I - JS Physical Therapy

Job ID: 22302
Job Category: Rehabilitation & Wellness
Job Type: Clinical
Work Type: PRN
Work Schedule: Days
Facility: MBMC - Hospital
Location: Jackson, MS

Summary

Delivers therapeutic physical therapy intervention under the direct supervision of a licensed therapist according to a written plan of care to meet established goals. Provides treatment, participates in discharge planning, and communicates findings and progress according to professional licensure/certification, scope of practice and departmental/discipline policies and procedures. May supervise clinical students and support staff according to state guidelines including certified/licensed assistants, technicians, and volunteers. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health, and healing. Performs other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities

  • Provides treatment under supervision of licensed physical therapist.
  • Participates in discharge planning information, which includes patient/family education, follow-up, and referral to community resources.
  • Participates in activities designed to improve health care delivery.
  • Contributes to the development of staff and students including the assessment of the daily workload.
  • Documents interventions/care in the patient's medical record.
  • Completes assigned goals.


Requirements, Preferences and Experience

Experience

Preferred: #N/A

Minimum: #N/A

Licensure, Registration, Certification

Minimum: PTA;BLS CERTIFICATION WITHIN 14 DAYS OF HIRE

Special Skills

Minimum: Basic computer literacy skills such as keyboarding, using a mouse, navigating sites.

About Baptist Memorial Health Care

At Baptist, we owe our success to our colleagues, who have both technical expertise and a compassionate attitude. Every day they carry out Christ's three-fold ministry-healing, preaching and teaching. And, we reward their efforts with compensation and benefits packages that are highly competitive in the Mid-South health care community. For two consecutive years, Baptist has won a Best in Benefits award for offering the best benefit plans compared with their peer groups. Winners are chosen based on plan designs, premiums and the results of a Benefits Benchmarking Survey.

At Baptist, We Offer:
  • Competitive salaries
  • Paid vacation/time off
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Generous retirement plan
  • Health insurance, including dental and vision
  • Sick leave
  • Service awards
  • Free parking
  • Short-term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts
  • Education assistance/continuing education
  • Employee referral program

Job Summary:
Position: 13609 - Assistant-Physical Therapist PRN I
Facility: MBMC - Hospital
Department: JS Physical Therapy
Category: Rehabilitation & Wellness
Type: Clinical
Work Type: PRN
Work Schedule: Days
Location: US:MS:Jackson
Located in the Jackson, MS metro area
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