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Physical Therapist Lead Occupational Health

Portsmouth, NH, United States

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Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Portsmouth Regional 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.

 

Position Summary:

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.
  •  Ergonomic Evaluations
  • Work Conditioning
  • Functional Capacity Evaluation
  • Marketing of clinic services

Position Specific Performance Criteria/Essential Job Functions

  • Identifies complex socioeconomic and psychosocial behaviors and refers appropriately for special intervention.
  • Identifies and documents precautions and implications for treatment intervention from medical history screening process.
  • Identifies and documents learning preferences and educational barriers. Utilizes the initial and discharge functional assessment indexes for goal and treatment planning. 
  • Sets and documents realistic goals with time frames incorporating the patient and family needs and goals.


Qualifications

Experience:

Minimum of 3 to 7 years of experience required.


Licensure:

NH Physical Therapy license required.

BLS required.

 

Education:

Bachelor's degree required.

Accredited Physical Therapy program.

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Portsmouth Regional Hospital
Facility: Portsmouth Regional Hospital
Job ID: 00147-8059
Category: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Contract: Full-time
Shift: No Weekends
Job Class: Regular

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