Job Description

Employment Status:
Full time
Job Function:
Clinical Professional
Department:
307002 Physical Therapy-Tech
Shift Hours / Days:
Monday- Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Hours / Pay Period:
80

We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.

A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. We provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.

Job Summary/Purpose:

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 Responsibilities:

  • 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

Minimum Qualifications:

Required:

  • One (1) year of Physical Therapy experience
  • Bachelors of Science, Master of Science or Doctor of Science of Physical Therapy degree in Physical Therapy from an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) accredited school of Physical Therapy
  • Arizona State licensed Physical Therapist
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification

Preferred:

  • Oncology experience.

The Best Place to Work

We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK.  Each of our hospitals earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.

Beyond The Resume, What We Look For

We select people with talent—people who thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.

Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment?  Visit www.cancercenter.com/careers  to begin your journey.

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