Physiotherapy Careers

  • Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association

Physiotherapist

Melville Lodge

50 Shoreham Lane
Halifax , B3P 2R3

Melville Lodge is part of the Gem Health Care Group and is looking for a Physiotherapist to work a total of 37.5 hours biweekly. The Physiotherapist is responsible for assessments and therapeutic interventions for residents who require physiotherapy. The Physiotherapist also serves as a resource and educator for quality improvement and risk management activities, addresses the referrals submitted for all residents and works closely with the interdisciplinary team. This position is a contact position based on a yearly renewal.

Other responsibilities include:

Knowledge in fire regulations and emergency planning

Identifies problems and goals for residents and formulates a treatment plan

Able to conduct in-services for staff on proper body mechanics and use of lifts

Including but not limited to attending Risk Management meetings, Care Conferences, fall prevention and wound management

Discharge residents from physiotherapy treatment as required

Proficient in computer documentation

Maintain confidentiality

Have a current Criminal record and Vulnerable sector check

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

Long Term Care: 1 year (Preferred)

License or certification:

Graduate of a recognized School of Physiotherapy (Required)

Contact Name: Shelley Noonan
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Phone: 902-877-8142

Application Deadline: May 23, 2018

Start Date: May 23, 2018

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