Location Address:3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
Surgical Pioneers â“ the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
Awarded the Get With The Guidelines â“ Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
Weekend Days PRN
You Will Be Responsible For:
Assesses patient ability to safely and effectively perform independent living skills
Designs appropriate plans of care, including type and frequency of treatment
Implements treatment plans using appropriate modalities
Documents patient progress
Plans and assists with patient discharge from therapy services and provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs
Oversees the care provided by certified physical therapy assistants and therapy technicians, according to established regulations and practice standards
What You Will Need:
Ability to assess and determine appropriate need for treatments
Ability to perform standard diagnostics and prognostic examinations of muscle, nerve, joint, and functional ability
Up-to-date knowledge of specialized physical testing and treatment equipment
Ability to collaborate and coordinate with other health care professionals in the management and implementation of care within and across care settings and communities
Ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with patients and their family, hospital staff, nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals
Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Current valid State license as a Physical Therapist
Evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.