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Physical Therapist - Arvada Care

Ensign Therapy - Arvada, TX
Arvada Care & Rehabilitation Center is seeking a PRN Physical Therapist to join our fun and hardworking therapy department. We are a busy skilled nursing facility covering both inpatient and outpatient therapy programs. Conveniently located in the Denver Metro Area, Arvada Care & Rehab is a 52 bed facility providing top tier care for the past 5 years to the community. As part of our team, you will have exposure to our existing programs in neurology, ergonomics, orthopedics, modalities, splinting, manual therapy, and many more. In return for your clinical knowledge and professional passion, we can offer you a highly competitive hourly rate and many career growth opportunities. 
 
Arvada Care & Rehabilitation Center receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of  ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.
 
Duties: 
Evaluate patients
Develop effective treatment plans and obtains approval for services from referring physician
Treat patients according to the physician's treatment plan
Supervise Physical Therapy Assistants and Aides in direct patient care and patient related activities and adhere to facility Supervision Policy and Procedure Matrix
Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans
Participate in Patient Care Conference, Utilization Review Meeting and Rehabilitation Conferences
Participate in in?service training program for other staff in the facility
Record evaluations, daily treatment notes as necessary, weekly progress notes, HFCA therapy cert/POC forms per facility policy and procedure
Record treatment charges daily per facility policy and procedures
Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance programs
Participate in discharge planning
Coordinate necessary durable medical equipment and adaptive equipment for patients to facilitate safety and independence in ADL's
Report any problems with department equipment so that it is maintained in good working order
Comply with the Physical Therapy Practice Acts and the facility Policy and Procedures
  
Experience/Qualifications:
Licensed Physical Therapist
This position is open to PTs at all experience levels.
 
Desired Skills: 
Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process 
Superior interpersonal communication skills 
Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide 
Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice 
Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity 
Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence 
Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.