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SSM Health Physical Therapist- Virtual Care Center in Saint Louis, Missouri

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SSM Health has a vision for an entirely new holistic model of care – one that is fueled by data, is clinically-driven and patient-centric – eliminating the barriers that fragment care. SSM Health is well-known for providing high-quality and compassionate community-based care, and with our partner, Navvis Healthcare, we will bring important population health services and enabling technology to our health system. This includes an advanced care management platform that integrates data from electronic health records, claims and other sources to keep healthy people healthy, address modifiable lifestyle risks and help providers identify high-risk patients needing appropriate interventions. This platform serves to optimize SSM Health’s value-based care delivery and compensation models. We will transform the way we deliver care.

This is population health.

And we are SSM Health.

This position is required to work in our St. Louis Office.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition.

  • Establishes, revises and evaluates a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family.

  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard physical therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.

  • Provides education to patient/family /staff by assessing patient/family educational needs.

  • Provides for continuity of care by participating in discharge planning with patients, families and other health care providers as appropriate, providing home instructions to patients and caregivers, recommending and or providing equipment/ home modifications, and recommending appropriate follow-up care if needed.

  • Oversees activities of physical therapy assistants, students, and other support personnel.

  • Maintains appropriate documentation that details the patient's response to therapy and the need for skilled intervention as outlined by regulatory bodies.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy, or related as required to obtain licensure in state of practice

EXPERIENCE

  • No experience required

SSM Health is committed to equal employment opportunity based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and all other statuses protected by law.

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