The staff Therapist is responsible for establishing quality care for the patients sent to Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center, supervision of Therapy Services Techs and establishing appropriate goals and implementation in patient care.
Essential Functions / Major Responsibilities:
Perform patient evaluations, formulate plans, provide direct patient care and supervise Therapy Services Techs and Therapy Assistants within scope of practice.
Appropriately document patient progress during every visit.
Appropriately document patient evaluations and progress for all patients.
Send initial evaluations and progress reports in a timely fashion.
Complete all duties of a Therapy Services Tech and Therapy Assistant within scope of practice
Attend in-service and continuing education.
Attend other meetings per choice of department director.
Help in implementation of policies and procedures.
Address pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient and family concerns, demonstrating specific knowledge of the needs, development and care and/or treatment of the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient population.
Complete continuing competence for 2 year renewal period.
Notify Board with name and address change within 30 days.
Adhere to applicable State of Arizona licensure statutes and applicable national standards such as but not limited to NBCOT, ASHA as required to maintain professional designation.
Displays proper etiquette and mannerisms that reflect the Shine Behavior Standards.
Promotes the Patient Safety Standards as a core value of the organization.
Education and/or Experience:
Graduated of an accredited Therapy (PT, OT, or SLP) program (required).
Licensed in the state of Arizona (required).
High School diploma or equivalent (required).
Current CPR/BLS certification (required within 30 days of hire and must be maintained throughout employment).
Additional Salary Information: Full Time, Excellent Benefits offered including:
$10,000 Retention Bonus + Relocation Assistance!
Internal Number: 3
About Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center
Summit Healthcare is a private, not-for-profit organization that has provided medical services to White Mountain residents and visitors. As a regional medical center with 101 licensed beds , we respond to the healthcare needs of more that 90,000 permanent residents and seasonal visitors living in a 3,000 square mile area. Summit Healthcare's goal is to provide patients with state-of-the-art healthcare close to home. Every year we take critical steps to ensure we are meeting this goal by investing in state-of-the-art equipment and technology and by attracting outstanding physicians representing a variety of medical specialties. Summit Healthcare is located in the beautiful white mountains of Northeastern Arizona. The White Mountain area is a friendly, rural community with affordable housing, excellent schools and year round outdoor activities. It is the perfect place to fish, hike, ride horseback, mountain bike, ski, golf, hunt and have countless other sports and outdoor adventures! To learn more about Show Low, AZ and Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center refer to these websites: