The Physical Therapist reflects the mission, vision, and values of the organization, adheres to the organization’s Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.
The Physical Therapist is responsible for administering physical therapy evaluations and treatment plans for patients by providing assessments and selecting appropriate techniques and therapies in order to restore function and prevent disability.
Selects and administers appropriate physical therapy evaluations
Develops and implements collaborative treatment plans.
Provides patient, family and caregiver education.
Participates with other team members in patient discharge planning through verbal and written communications
Provides clear, concise patient care documentation as per departmental standards.
Supervises appropriate support personnel via monitoring the treatment plans’ administration and provides follow-up clinical direction and guidance.
Administration of Work
Provides direct patient care for an established population.
Performs appropriate physical therapy evaluations and re-evaluations on a regular basis
Designs and implements appropriate treatment plans
Participates in patient discharge and home care planning to facilitate the continuity of patient care
Completes all related medical documentation in a timely and accurate manner and in accordance with established policies and standards
Assists in monitoring of quality management indicators
Demonstrate competency through the annual completion of written and demonstration style competency examinations
Delegates appropriate responsibilities to support staff
Promotes philosophy and objectives of AMNM
Completes special projects as assigned by the Manager
Promotes and maintains a professional working relationship with peers
Maintains/promotes open communication with the interdisciplinary team
Serves on assigned departmental committees
Attends/contributes to monthly departmental and discipline-specific service meetings
Adheres to the departmental policies and procedures
Adheres to the Code of Ethics and Customer Service Standards as demonstrated through positive patient/guest relations, positive and effective interactions with staff, formulating and meeting developmental goals
Experience and Skills Required
Two years’ experience as a Physical Therapist/Physiotherapist, should be registered as physiotherapist in home country
High-level interpersonal skills, including the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with patients, physicians, management, staff, and other customers.
Demonstrated customer service skills, including the ability to use appropriate judgment, independent thinking, flexibility, and creativity when resolving customer issues.
Ability to apply critical thinking, communication, influence, and flexibility to make optimal decisions based on multiple variables and desired outcomes.
Recognizes and accepts accountability for the safety and care of patients
Demonstrated patient centered / patient valued behaviors.
Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
Good ability to effectively handle challenging situations and balance multiple priorities
Strong data, analytical and finance orientation.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Desire to work in a multi-disciplinary setting.
Fluent English speaker. Knowledge of Arabic will be an advantage although not essential