Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist (Permanent)

Employer
CV-Library
Location
Gateshead
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 20, 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Job Type
Other job types
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist Currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. (Permanent) You will undertake comprehensive assessment and diagnosis of patients with a wide variety of physical and emotional needs, and you will formulate, deliver, review and progress individual treatment programmes and ensure effective treatment, specialist advice and timely discharge is achieved. Main Purpose of Role * To work as an autonomous practitioner, within scope of practice and deliver a quality clinical service meeting the clinical and commercial needs of the Community Services contracts with senior support as required. * To develop and promote a positive and dynamic image and culture to both internal and external stakeholders. At all times striving to reflect and encourage core value behaviours * To develop and foster productive relationships with local Consultants, GPs and other potentially productive links. Clinical * Determine Clinical diagnosis and provide Physiotherapy treatment indicated as an autonomous practitioner, developing appropriate packages of care, giving specialist clinical / professional advise to patients, carers and other Health Care Professionals. * Undertake comprehensive assessment and diagnosis of patients with a wide variety of physical, and emotional needs. To formulate, deliver, review and progress individual treatment programmes, ensuring effective treatment, specialist advice and timely discharge is achieved. * Evaluate own clinical practice through reflection, audit and outcome measures, in order to continually improve Physiotherapy Service to patients and promote evidence- based practice. * Maintain patient documentation, records and accurate statistical information to reflect care provided and to meet professional and company standards and local and national guidelines. * Demonstrate a sound understanding of Clinical Governance, including ability to audit own practice. * Responsible for organisation, prioritisation and planning of own caseload with support from our referral management centre. * To demonstrate clinical competencies to required company standards Must be * HCPC registered * Eligible to work in the UK Cordant is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy