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Lead Physical Therapist, Harleysville Outpatient Center
Full Time, Days / Evenings - Mon, Wed & Fri, 7am-3:30pm; Tues & Thurs, 11am-7:30pm
Harleysville, PA 19438

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

Under overall direction of the PM&R Manager, the Lead Physical Therapist oversees PT and administrative staff in their area. The Lead Physical Therapist also examines and evaluates patients and administers physical therapy interventions in collaboration with the referring physician. The Lead Physical Therapist demonstrates competency in skills necessary to care for and manage primarily adolescent, adult and geriatric age patients in the outpatient setting. The Lead Physcial Therapist also:

  • Demonstrates the ability to work efficiently and provide quality care to a volume of an average of 10-12 patients/day according to patient diagnosis and treatment plan intensity.
  • Orients/trains new staff personnel, is responsible for remaining abreast and knowledgeable of clinical skills and in promoting education within the PM&R Department, and assists with staff performance evaluations and clinical competencies.
  • Works collaboratively with other hospital departments and personnel to develop, implement and support quality care and improvement initiatives and opportunities.
  • Organizes/oversees daily schedule/operations to ensure workflow is optimized. Responsible for staffing.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy (or related field if a more advanced degree in PT is held) required.
  • Master's degree in Physical Therapy (or related field if a more advanced degree is held) preferred.
  • Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. This requirement is waived for individuals who were licensed prior to the requirement of the Doctorate degree for licensure.
  • Over 3 to 5 years of experience required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills required.
  • Ability to make quality, independent decisions required.
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills required.
  • Ability to work as part of a team required.
  • Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality required.
  • Ability to inspire and develop staff required.
  • Ability to lead/manage others required.
  • Effectively coaches and delivers constructive feedback required.
  • Demonstrated time management and priority-setting skills required.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions required.
  • Excellent organizational skills required.
  • Possesses familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) preferred.
  • Competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems required.
  • Effective interpersonal skills required.
  • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities required.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Physical Therapist, licensed upon hire, required.
  • BLS Instructor within 2 weeks of hire required.

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Heather M., Physical Therapist
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