Children's Hospital Colorado Physical Therapist I-PRN - 56312 in Aurora, Colorado
Why Work at Children's....Children's Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcareexcellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children's Coloradois a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well beingof children. Continually recognized as one of the nation's outstandinghospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Colorado is known bothfor its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research andeducation programs as well as the full spectrum of everyday care for kidsthroughout Colorado and surrounding states. With more than 1,000 healthcareprofessionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric specialties,Children's Colorado Network of Care includes its main campus, 16Children's Care Centers and more than 400 outreach clinics.A career atChildren's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you tomake a difference in the life of a child.Additional InformationDepartment: Anschutz IP Physical TherapyHours per week: 1Shift: Weekdayand occasional weekend coverateJob OverviewProvide physical therapy services including; evaluation, treatment andfollow up and documentation using general competencies for inpatient andoutpatient children referred to the physical therapy department. Providesupervision for PT aides/assistants and students with specific tasksand/or patients. Provide continuous consultation and education to families.ResponsibilitiesPopulation Specific Carea.) Neonate - b.) Infancy - >30 days to 1yrc.)Toddlers - >1yr to 3yrsd.) Pre-Schoolers - >3yrs to 5yrse.) School age- >5yrs to 13yrsf.) Adolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsg.) Adult - >18yrs to 65yrsOther InformationScope/Organizational ResponsibilityFinancial Accountability: a-Responsible for personal use of resources, supplies and materials,tracking personal spending and submitting accurate expense reports.Impact ofDecisions: a -Short term decisions, impact usually limited to task relatedactivities and immediate colleagues.Judgment: b -Sets priorities for ownwork within overall guidelines; manages own workflow in cooperation withothersQualificationsGraduation from an accredited PT program with successful completion ofrequired internships, preferably with one or more pediatric internships.Knowledge of normal motor development, neuro and musculo-skeletal systems ina growing child; a desire to work with children, and an appreciation of ateam approach in providing family centered, goal oriented Physical Therapyto children with a variety of diagnoses. Ability to communicate effectivelywith children, families and other professionals.Required Education -BachelorsRequired Education Field of Study - Physical TherapyRequiredLicense/Certification - BLS for Healthcare Providers / CPRRequiredLicense/Certification - Physical TherapistInpatient acute care andexperience with oncology diagnosis and pediatrics preferable.Physical RequirementsEqual Employment OpportunityIt is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunityand that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. We do notdiscriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin,sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law orregulation. Be aware that none of the questions are intended to imply illegalpreferences or discrimination based on non-job-related information.