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Sat May 26, 2018 - 20 weeks ago

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Physical Therapist



Full Time Days

**Florida Hospital New Smyrna**

Since 1954, Florida Hospital New Smyrna (formerly Bert Fish Medical Center) has served as the community hospital for Southeast Volusia County. Our more than 700 employees use an impressive array of technology and years of knowledge to provide exceptional care for every patient - every day. We offer a wide range of services, including a surgery program, radiology, an oncology center, cardiovascular services, a wound care center, outpatient diagnostic services, and one of the busiest emergency departments of any hospital our size.


**What you will be responsible for:**

+ Conducts patient assessments and develops treatment plan.

+ Performs an evaluation and makes independent clinical judgments based on the data gathered from the examination.

+ Determines a physical therapy diagnosis that identifies the impact on function at the level of the movement system and at the level of the whole person

+ Reviews medical record including radiology and lab results, to determine medical status and appropriate course of treatment intervention,

+ Selects, applies or modifies skilled intervention to the patient in accordance with state practice act, Insurance guidelines/requirements and accreditation agency requirements

+ Assesses patient response to interventions and determine if interventions need to be changed or care discontinued.

+ Documents in accordance with insurance guidelines/requirements and acceptable practice act standards and posts charges accordingly..

+ Selects appropriate charge for treatment intervention based on CPT code definition.

+ Posts charges accurately via computer to reflect each treatment provided.

+ Communicates relevant patient information.

+ Communicates patient's rehabilitation status with other health care professionals to facilitate trans disciplinary continuity of care and appropriate discharge planning.

**What you will need:**

+ Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, or Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy

+ Current Florida Physical Therapy license required.

+ American Heart Association BLS

+ Computer skills required

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.