An opportunity exists for a Physiotherapist in a Critical Care setting at Kelowna General Hospital working as part of an integrated group of healthcare professionals, where team player skills and a willingness to learn is an asset. This is a part-time, relief position until the return of incumbent July 2014.
Shifts include working two week-ends in five in Critical Care (i.e. 7.2 hours in MICU, SCCU, CCU) and when working during weekdays (08:00 to 12:00 hours) covering Cardiac Medical, Coronary Care, and Surgical Critical Care patients.
The Physiotherapist works independently and collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary rehabilitation team providing physiotherapy services including assessment, treatment planning and implementation, program planning, consultation, equipment prescription and education of clients and/or their caregivers to promote functional independence and enable the client to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes.
The Physiotherapist contributes to the organization and the overall goals of the profession, department; participates in departmental/program quality assurance initiatives, meetings, research, and education; and provides work direction to the rehabilitation assistant working with the rehabilitation team.
This position is eligible for our comprehensive benefits plan that includes coverage for basic Medical Services, Dental Services, and Extended Health including Massage Therapist, Chiropractor, and Physiotherapist services, plus Life Insurance.
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We invite you to join the rehabilitation team at Interior Health!