SHIFT: No Weekends
is a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Portsmouth, NH, and is part of
HCA, the nation’s largest provider of healthcare services. Portsmouth Regional
Hospital serves the seacoast region’s residents in New Hampshire, Maine and
Massachusetts and is one of the area’s largest employers. Portsmouth Regional
Hospital is the only Level
II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one
of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction.
The Physical Therapist Lead works
under the direction of the Occupational Health Services Manager and Portsmouth
Regional Hospital Administration.
- Responsible for the comprehensive
physical therapy care of workers’ compensation patients to include: evaluation, plan of care, treatment
implementation, documentation, and discharge planning.
- To prevent, identify, correct or
alleviate acute or prolonged movement dysfunction of musculoskeletal,
neurological or physiologic origin in order to promote optimum health and
function utilizing established PT principles and techniques.
- Work Conditioning
- Functional Capacity Evaluation
- Marketing of clinic services
Position Specific Performance Criteria/Essential Job
complex socioeconomic and psychosocial behaviors and refers appropriately for
and documents precautions and implications for treatment intervention from
medical history screening process.
and documents learning preferences and educational barriers. Utilizes the initial
and discharge functional assessment indexes for goal and treatment
and documents realistic goals with time frames incorporating the patient and
family needs and goals.
Minimum of 3 to 7 years of experience required.
NH Physical Therapy license required.
Bachelor's degree required.
Accredited Physical Therapy program.