Physical Therapist with Women's Health Pelvic Floor Specialty

InterMed | South Portland, ME

Posted Date 11/08/2017
Description
Job Responsibilities:
  • Evaluates effects of treatment at various stages and adjusts treatments to achieve maximum benefit often conferring with physician and other practitioners
  • Teaches patients to use assistive and adaptive devices.  Instructs patients on at-home exercises
  • Records evaluations, daily treatment notes, monthly progress notes and discharge summaries timely and completely
  • Records treatment charges daily and completes charge tickets in an accurate and timely manner
  • Discharges patients from services when goals or projected outcomes have been attained and provide appropriate follow up care or referrals
  • Keeps treatment areas clean, organized and unobstructed, cleans equipment after treatment
  • Assists in training and orientation of new staff
  • Assists in maintaining and updating files on patient education material
  • Maintains adequate supply of inventory and organizes treatment area
  • Treats all patients with respect and maintains confidentiality of patient information
    • Provides evaluations for the treatment of pelvic health conditions for the following conditions:
    • Pregnancy and Postpartum care
    • Urinary incontinence
    • Bladder and Urethral pain
    • Colorectal Disorders including incontinence, constipation and pain
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Sexual dysfunction in men and women
    • Post gynecological and abdominal surgery
    • Pre and post-prostatectomy care
    • Post hernia surgery and groin pain

Job Qualifications:
  • Current State License as a Physical Therapist
  • 1-3 years of clinical experience in the outpatient setting preferred
  • 1-3 years of pelvic health experience
  • Demonstrates effective communication methods either, written, verbal, non-verbal or electronic
  • Listens to and acknowledges the concerns of patients and peers
  • Makes effective decisions that reflect clear and logical thinking
  • Demonstrates flexibility in examining new approaches in response to changing organizational objectives
  • Identifies and works proactively to solve problems
  • Prioritizes work activity based on department demands to complete assignments within designated timeframes with little to no supervision
  • Demonstrates behavior that protects the safety of self/others of the department and equipment
  • Attends continuing education courses and provide in service education to PT and medical staff

Other Job Information (if applicable):   
Geographic Region
Greater Portland/Casco Bay
Industry
Healthcare

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