POSITION SUMMARY: The physical therapist conducts a comprehensive evaluation including interpretation of documentation, evaluation of physical therapy tests and using measurements of bodily functions and structures to be able to establish a plan of care. The physical therapist implements the course of treatment using physical, chemical, or mechanical agents, activities, instruction and devices for prevention and therapeutic purposes. The therapist provides consultation, educational and other advisory services for the prevention or reducing the incidence of physical disability, bodily malfunction and pain. The therapist constantly reevaluates the patient to determine efficacy of care and adjusts the plan of care accordingly by modifying the treatment and adjusting the goals. All care is appropriately documented in the physical therapy record.
Education: Current State of South Carolina physical therapy license.
Experience: One affiliation in acute care.
Other Qualifications: Current BLS certification.
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: Hilton Head, South Carolina
Facility: Hilton Head Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005031170
About Hilton Head Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.