Physical Therapy Coordinator at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Mansfield, TX
  • Date Posted:
    9/1/2020
  • Job ID:
    20014171
  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Physical Therapy Coordinator-  Texas Health Mansfield- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location: 2300 Lone Star Road; Mansfield, TX
Top Reasons to Work at Texas Health Mansfield; Mansfield, TX 
  • Join a family of caregivers focused on whole-person health and committed to making communities healthier.

  • Provide wholistic care for patients that extends to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families.  Chaplains are available to meet with patients, families and team members 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide spiritual support.

  • Help develop a brand new $150 million community hospital and medical office building that will provide services such as Medical/Surgical, ICU, Women’s Services, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Interventional Cardiology and Gastroenterology.

  • Grow in your career with AdventHealth, named in 2018 by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare”.  AdventHealth has partnered with Texas Health Resources, named in 2019 as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, to build Texas Health Mansfield, which is creating new opportunities for employment and professional growth. 

  • Thrive in the Mansfield community, ranked by CNN/Money Magazine as #17 for “Best Places to Live”.  Mansfield is one of the fastest growing areas of North Texas, projected to reach more than 250,000 residents by 2023.  Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41%, higher than the national average of 33.5%.  Mansfield has top-rated schools, over 900 acres of parkland, quality housing, a historic downtown area, recreational opportunities for all ages, and a growing business community.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Performs direct patient care at a highly professional level and on a timely basis to meet the daily needs of the inpatient and outpatient schedules as assigned by the Clinical Director.

  • Performs comprehensive evaluation and/or reevaluation which includes reviewing patient’s chart using accepted methods and appropriate evaluative tools.

  • Initiates evaluation within 48 hours of receiving the physical therapy order and completes the evaluation within two visits.

  • Interprets test correctly and consults with patient, families, nursing, physician, and other appropriate resources in the development of the treatment plan as evidenced by chart documentation.

  • Develops realistic short term and long term goals.  Demonstrates creativity and skill in designing and implementing treatment programs to reach these goals.

  • SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Supervises staff and contract physical, occupational and speech therapists, physical therapy assistants, therapy services technicians, students, scheduling coordinators, secretaries, and any other support staff within the department.



Qualifications
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
  • Graduate from accredited physical therapy program at the Bachelor’s or Master’s level.
  • A minimum of five years’ professional experience with at least one year in a supervisory position.
  • Must hold and keep current annually Texas Licensure as a Physical Therapist.

The Outpatient Therapy Coordinator completes both clinical and non-clinical skills and has oversight at 2 different clinical locations.  Physical Therapists evaluate and treat individuals whose ability to perform daily functional tasks is threatened or impaired by developmental deficits, the aging process, environmental deprivation, sensory impairment, physical injury or illness or psychological or social dysfunction.  The Therapist utilizes interviews, subjective and objective testing, patient performance assessments and review of past records for evaluation of patient’s functional skills/status.  The Therapist utilizes therapeutic goal directed activities, physical modalities, exercises, patient/family education/training and facilitation of adaptation and productivity to prevent, diminish, or correct dysfunctions and/or impairments or to develop, restore and/or maximize daily functional skills and independence both while in the hospital and in preparation for the home and/or work environment.  Responsible for planning, directing and evaluating outpatient therapy departmental activities.  Functions focus on ensuring quality of service efficiency of operation, communication networking, staffing patterns, and product marketing.


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

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