Beaumont Health System Physical Therapist in Taylor, Michigan
div bspanGeneral Summary:span /span/span/bbspan /span/bspanThe physical therapist is responsible for examining, evaluating and developing a treatment plan for patients with functional limitations and disabilities.span /spanPT's provide consultation to healthcare providers regarding a patient's continuum of care.span /spanThe individual in this position is required to appropriately interact with all patients regardless of age or culture and to adhere to the Beaumont customer service standards.span /span/spanspan /spanbspanEssential Duties:/span/bspanspan /span/spanspanspan /span/spanul type="disc"li class="MsoNormal"spanDirect patient care: Provides a Physical Therapy evaluation, incorporating patient treatment: evaluates, interprets findings; develops treatment and discharge plans; implements treatment, re-evaluates, educates patients and significant others; meets productivity /span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanDocuments: evaluation results, treatment and discharge plans and daily treatment according to all applicable laws, rules, regulations, and professional standards of documentation; submits charges for services provided./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanMaintains verbal, written and electronic communication and collaborates with interdisciplinary treatment team, referral sources, physicians, and 3rd party payors./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanParticipates in leadership functions: community outreach, CQI, marketing, cost containment, program development, PTA/AT/aide/student supervision; teaches staff, physicians and others./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanProfessional development: Attends staff meetings; maintains and improves competence through self-study, attending in-services and continuing education programs.span /spanClinical education to students./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanEvaluate, consult and implement an appropriate treatment plan for each patient.span /spanAccurately documents treatments and charges for self and assigned support staff./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanServe as a resource of information and treatment skill for less knowledgeable staff, provide student supervision./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanManage staff and department resources wisely.span /spanSupervise assigned support staff. /span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanCollaborate with intra and interdisciplinary team members regarding patient care.span /spanCollaborates with patient, family, significant other in treatment and in discharge planning./span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanProvide documentation to the physicians regarding the patient initially, at discharge, and at appropriate intervals.span /spanDiscusses changes to the prescribed program with the physician before initiation. /span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanPT maintains good standing with the licensure/regulatory board and all applicable laws/rules/regulations. /span/spanspan/span/li/ulbspan /span/bbspanStandard qualifications:/span/bspan /spanspanTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.