Physical Therapist, Full-Time (Flexible Hours Available)

Physical Therapist, Full-Time (Flexible Hours Available)

ThedaCare | Appleton, WI, US

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Description

Why ThedaCare?

Living A Life Inspired!

Our new vision at ThedaCare is bold, ambitious, and ignited by a shared passion to provide outstanding care. We are inspired to reinvent health care by becoming a proactive partner in health, enriching the lives of all and creating value in everything we do. Each of us are called to take action in delivering higher standards of care, lower costs and a healthier future for our patients, our families, our communities and our world.

At ThedaCare, our team members are empowered to be the catalyst of change through our values of compassion, excellence, leadership, innovation, and agility. A career means much more than excellent compensation and benefits. Our team members are supported by continued opportunities for learning and development, accessible and transparent leadership, and a commitment to work/life balance. If you’re interested in joining a health care system that is changing the face of care and well-being in our community, we encourage you to explore a future with ThedaCare.

Benefits, with a whole-person approach to wellness –

Lifestyle Engagement
e.g. health coaches, relaxation rooms, health focused apps (Wonder, Ripple), mental health support

Access & Affordability
e.g. minimal or zero copays, team member cost sharing premiums, daycare

About ThedaCare!

Summary :
The Physical Therapist diagnoses and treats patients with medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their ability to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. The physical therapist provides a variety of health care services centered on the unique and individual needs of each patient according to the plan of care, using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. Works with a multidisciplinary team to deliver a full range of services, and participates in team-based continuous improvement.

Job Description:

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

1. Demonstrates best practice and accountability in the performance of safe and effective assessment, reassessment, development, and implementation of the patient’s therapy plan of care. Consults with other disciplines, as required, to coordinate patient care services.

2. Delegates appropriately to physical therapy assistants and rehabilitation aides to support patient needs while maintaining accountability for the care plan. Understands the competency level of those delegated to, and supports learning and teaching opportunities to further enhance the skill set of care team members.

3. Completes accurate and timely documentation of services provided in accordance with professional and compliance standards to ensure accurate billing and coding to maximize reimbursement and compliance.

4. Assists in the development of standards of care, preferred practice patterns, protocols, and clinical procedures using evidence-based practice to ensure quality care.

5. Demonstrates responsible actions and initiatives to positively impact patient access to care and contribute to the department’s financial performance.

6. Promotes successful relationships with referral sources and within the community to enhance strategic growth and gain market share.

7. Fosters clinician autonomy through individual professional development and mentorship to support the team’s success in advancing their profession.

8. Develops and/or implements clinical and community-based activities that improve or expand services within the department, and/or ThedaCare to benefit patient care.

9. Proactively promotes putting the patient and family first through facilitating positive patient experiences.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of physical therapy

• American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS)

• License to practice as a physical therapist in the State of Wisconsin

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: • Ability to move freely (standing, stooping, walking, bending, pushing, and pulling) and lift up to a maximum of fifty (50) pounds without assistance • Job classification is exposed to blood borne pathogens (blood or bodily fluids) while performing job duties

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40
Scheduled FTE:
1
Location:
Peabody - Appleton,Wisconsin
Overtime Exempt:
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