Job Description

PRN Physical Therapist

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY

Delivers individual comprehensive care to patients, utilizing therapeutic use of self, innovative technology, and collaboration among therapists.  Responsible for providing leadership and mentoring to the rest of the rehabilitation staff, by coordinating, delegating, guiding patient care and patient /caregiver education to achieve an optimal level of function for each patient throughout the continuum of care.

JOB RESPONSIBLITIES

  • Evaluates patient for treatment and designs and documents an age appropriate treatment plan that includes a time frame, goals and assessment of patient’s rehabilitation potential following a referral from a qualified practitioner.
  • Performs and provides therapeutic rehabilitation services, tests, education and treatment coordination, documents treatment and outcomes and inputs appropriate charges in compliance with the state practice act.
  • Consults physician when necessary about clarification of orders, treatment plan, patient outcomes and recommendations for durable medical equipment.
  • Collaborates as a member of the multidisciplinary team to provide safe, and efficiently delivery of patient care, patient education, and continuity of care.
  • Participates in departmental, hospital and corporate Key Performance Improvement projects, quality improvement initiatives, and tracking progress towards goals.
  • Supervises Physical Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapy technicians, Physical Therapy (PT) / Physical Therapy students (PTA), and precepts new hire physical therapists.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Experience: Minimum 1 year of Physical Therapy (PT) experience. 

Education: Must have Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, or Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in Physical Therapy from an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) accredited school of Physical Therapy.

Licensure: Must be a licensed Physical Therapy (PT) in the State of Arizona.

Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS)

Special Skills: Proficient computer skills.

Excellent customer service and communication skills.

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

Application Instructions

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