SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake – Webster, TX
Physical Therapist (PT) PRN
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake, where sophisticated, world-class medicine meets the comfort, care, and convenience of a community hospital. For more than 40 years, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, which offers 531 licensed beds and has been providing high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive healthcare to the Bay Area Houston region.
Some of the services provided at HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake include:
- Breast Diagnostic Center
- Cancer care
- Diabetes management
- Level II emergency department
- ACR-accredited imaging center
- One-on-one therapy
- Neuroscience and neurology
- Minimally-invasive and robotic surgery
- Wound treatment center
- Women’s and Children’s Center
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake, a Top Performer on Joint Commission Key Qualities, opened its doors in 1972. Today, we have approximately 2,000 staff members and 900 physicians in multiple specialties – more talent and experience than any other hospital in the region.
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is looking for a Physical Therapist (PT) PRN.
Administer medically prescribed programs and treatments to detect, assess, prevent, correct, and alleviate physical disability and pain from injury, disease, disorders or physical deformities. The department will meet age specific needs of neonatal (0-4 wks.), infant (1 mo.-12 mos.), child (1 yr.-12 yrs.), adolescent (13 yrs.-18 yrs.), adult (18 yrs.-64 yrs.), and geriatric (greater than 64 yrs.) population.
Evaluates patient and develops appropriate and effective treatment program in accordance with patient’s status, medical referral and therapy evaluation results while maintaining confidentiality of all pertinent patient care information to assure patient’s rights are protected.
Demonstrates understanding of rationale and application of therapeutic techniques, proper body mechanics, safe and efficient patient handling skills and proper equipment usage.
Participates in clinic maintenance prevention procedures.
Works as a part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary team with other hospital departments and physicians in order to
provide comprehensive quality care to patients.
Reports to Manager patient-care management problems, equipment needs and maintenance requirements. Cosigns all students’ notes. Coordinates patient’s treatment with other health care professionals where appropriate.
Plans individual patient schedule and maintains daily attendance record, daily progress notes, evaluation, home program and discharge summaries. Charges for patient treatment on a daily basis in approved manner.
Demonstrates compliance with department and hospital Policies & Procedures while displaying cooperative and constructive attitude in intradepartmental and interdepartmental relationships.
Actively engages in learning and continuing education for self-improvement and professional growth. Attends and participates in staff meetings/inservices. Participates in interdisciplinary conferences and report with/to disciplines on patient’s progress and discharge planning.
Actively assists in revising, developing department Policies and Procedures and development of Performance Improvement indicators.
Actively participates in the hospital and department’s Quality and Performance Improvement programs.
Works weekends and holidays as needed.
Complies with the hospital’s behavioral expectations.
Supports and participates in the hospital’s Patient Engagement and Satisfaction initiatives.
Shares and promotes the hospital’s Mission, Vision and Values.
Supports the Ethics and Compliance Program.
- One or more years as a licensed physical therapist preferred. New graduate acceptable.
Graduate of APTA approved school of Physical Therapy with a minimum Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy
Licensed or holds a temporary license in the State of Texas.
Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.