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Physical Therapist In Motion PT Portsmouth Blvd

Company: Bon Secours
Location: Portsmouth
Posted on: June 17, 2022

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Physical Therapist In Motion PT Portsmouth Blvd [Apply Now](https://wd5.myworkdaysite.com/recruiting/easyservice/BonSecoursCareers/job/Portsmouth-VA/Physical-Therapist-In-Motion-PT-Portsmouth-Blvd_R127888/apply) *Requisition* R127888 *Market* Portsmouth, Virginia *Department* Physical Therapy - Portsmouth - Maryview *Shift* Days/Evenings *Schedule* Full-time *Thank you for considering a career at **Bon Secours!* $10,000 Sign On Bonus! *Bon Secours* *About Us*As a faith-based and patient-focused organization, Bon Secours exists to enhance the health and well-being of all people in mind, body and spirit through exceptional patient care. Success in this goal requires a culture of compassion, collaboration, excellence and respect. Bon Secours seeks people that are committed to our values of compassion, human dignity, integrity, service and stewardship to create an environment where associates want to work and help communities thrive.*Physical Therapist- In Motion Physical Therapy Portsmouth Blvd.** The associate shall be responsible for providing a full range of physical therapy services including assessment, treatment planning and therapeutic interventions in a team environment consistent with the positions qualifications, professional practices and ethical standards. The associate shall also demonstrate accountability for and contribution to program development, quality improvement, problem solving and productivity enhancement in a flexible team fashion.*General Purpose of Position: ** The associate shall be responsible for providing a full range of physical therapy services including assessment, treatment planning and therapeutic interventions in a team environment consistent with the positions qualifications, professional practices and ethical standards. The associate shall also demonstrate accountability for and contribution to program development, quality improvement, problem solving and productivity enhancement in a flexible team fashion.*Essential Job Functions :** Conduct initial assessments, develop individualized treatment plans and provide age appropriate therapeutic interventions.* Evaluate patient response to treatment and document the course of patient care in the electronic medical record including progress made and continuing need for treatment.* Provide patient and family education on tasks and resources that support continued functional independence and document same in the electronic medical record.* Supervises physical therapist assistant(s).*Quality Management Area** Participate in program quality management activities.* Collect performance improvement data.* Participate in survey preparation activities.* Participate in department safety activities.* Contribute to the delivery of cost-effective care.*Professional/Leadership Area** Participate in continuing education/professional development activities to include mentoring students and volunteers.* Communicate and demonstrate a professional image/attitude for patients, families, coworkers and others.* Adhere to policies and practices of applicable professional organizations, and Bon Secours Mercy Health.* Contribute to marketing activities.* Maintain licenses/certifications and memberships in applicable professional organizations as required.*Team Area** Participate in team meetings.* Assist in providing team members with in-service/cross-training on physical therapy knowledge and skill areas as needed.* Contribute to development of improved efficiency and productivity of department clinical/administrative functions.* Collaborative participation with the interdisciplinary team as applicable.* Participates as a team member by performing additional assignments not directly related to the job description when workload requires and as requested by supervisor.This document is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, or working conditions associated with the job. Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as required by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.*Patient Population**Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit.*Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span and possesses the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interprets the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age, specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in departmental policies and procedures.Neonates (0-4 weeks)*Adolescents (13-17 years)Infant (1-12 months)*Adults (18-64 years).*Pediatrics (1-12 years)*Geriatrics (65 years and older)Not applicable to this position.*Employment Qualifications**Required Minimum Education:** 4 year/ Bachelors Degree*Specialty/Major:** graduate of a Doctor of Physical Therapy program, qualified Masters degree program or four year Bachelors degree program approved by the APTA (or foreign equivalent)*Licensure/Certification Required:** State license is required*Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:** Experience in working with an adult and geriatric population is necessary.*Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:** Experience with an outpatient program/services and pediatric/adolescent populations is desirable, but not necessary *Combination of post-secondary education and experience in lieu of a degree.* *Working Conditions* This section addresses the physical environment in which the employee will perform the work.*Periods of high stress and fluctuating workloads may occur.Long-distance or air travel as needed- not to exceed 10% travel.*General office environment.May be exposed to high noise levels and bright lights.*May be exposed to physical altercations and verbal abuse.*May be exposed to limited hazardous substances or body fluids. *May be required to use physical restraints.*May be exposed to human blood and other potentially infectious materials. **May be exposed to adverse weather conditions; cold, hot, dust, wind, etc.May have periods of constant interruptions.*Required to car travel to off-site locations, occasionally in adverse weather conditions.Prolonged periods of working alone.Other: Click or tap here to enter text.* Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control. *Physical Demands* Frequency0%1-33%34-66%67-100%Lifting/ Carrying (0-50 lbs.)*Lifting/ Carrying (50-100 lbs.)*Push/ Pull (0-50 lbs.)*Push/ Pull (50-100 lbs.)*Stoop, Kneel*Crawling*Climbing*Balance*Bending**Work Position*Sitting*Walking*Standing**Physical Requirements*Select if a physical requirement for this job.Select if a potential hazard for this job.*Manual dexterity (eye/hand coordination)*Depth perceptionPerform shift work*Use of Latex Gloves*Maneuver weight of patients*Exposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents*Hear alarms/telephone/tape recorder*Exposure to moving mechanical parts*Reach above shoulder*Exposure to dust/fumes*Repetitive arm/hand movementsExposure to potential electrical shock*Finger DexterityExposure to x ray/electromagnetic energyColor VisionExposure to high pitched noises*Acuity farGaseous risk exposure*Acuity nearOther: Click or tap here to enter text.Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:* Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans* Prescription drug coverage* Flexible spending accounts* Life insurance w/AD&D* Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible* Paid time off* Educational Assistance* And much more *Benefits offerings vary according to employment status*S**cheduled Weekly Hours:*40*Work Shift: *Days/Evenings *Department: *Physical Therapy - Portsmouth - MaryviewAll applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If youd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at [recruitment@mercy.com](mailto:recruitment@mercy.com). [Apply Now](https://wd5.myworkdaysite.com/recruiting/easyservice/BonSecoursCareers/job/Portsmouth-VA/Physical-Therapist-In-Motion-PT-Portsmouth-Blvd_R127888/apply)

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