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PHYSIOTHERAPIST – COMMUNITY REHAB

Apply Now Job ID 1245209 Date posted 04/18/2019
Job title :PHYSIOTHERAPIST – COMMUNITY REHAB
Community :OLIVER
Facility :OLIVER HEALTH CENTRE
Status :RELIEF PART TIME (0.69 FTE)
Position Summary

This Physiotherapy community rehab position receives referrals from the South Okanagan General Hospital to assist clients in the transition from hospital to home. Rehab therapy will be with clients in their own homes in collaboration with Occupational Therapy.

This is a temporary relief, part time position until the return of incumbent October 2019, and is eligible for a comprehensive benefits plan that includes coverage for basic Medical Services, Dental Services, and Extended Health. Local travel is required in this role within the communities of Oliver and Osoyoos. Access to personal vehicle may be required when an Interior Health vehicle is not readily available.

Join a multidisciplinary rehabilitation team in 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 clients to achieve and maintain optimal health outcomes. Contribute to the organization and the overall goals of the profession, department; participate in departmental/program quality assurance initiatives, meetings, research, and education; and provide work direction to the rehabilitation assistant working with the rehabilitation team.

BC’s rural towns and smaller cities offer natural beauty, access to backcountry adventures, community connections, peace of mind, and a quieter way of life. Experience the satisfaction that comes from working and living in a rural area.


Qualifications

• Current registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC).
• Valid BC Driver’s license.
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Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.

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