Associate (Physiotherapist)

3 - 5 Years
Ahmedabad

Job Description

  • Meet the patient's goals and needs and provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining physical therapy treatment plans in consultation with physicians or by prescription.
  • Help patient accomplish treatment plan and accept therapeutic devices by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities and in using assistive and supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
  • Daily rounds of In-patients.
  • Administer physical therapy treatments by giving massages; initiating traction; applying physical agents; utilizing hydrotherapy tanks and whirlpool baths, moist packs, ultraviolet and infrared lamps, and ultrasound machines; directing treatments given by aides, technicians, and assistants.
  • Evaluate effects of physical therapy treatments and fit of prosthetic and orthotic devices by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications.
  • Complete discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers; contributing to patient care conferences.
  • Assure continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs; recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending outpatient or home health follow-up programs.
  • Document patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Maintain patient confidence and protects hospital operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  • Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Develop physical therapy staff by providing information; developing and conducting in-service training programs.
  • Comply with local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Maintaining inventory report of department on monthly basis.
  • To plan special programme for Antenatal patients.
  • To provide home physiotherapy plan wherever advised.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Medical / Healthcare / Hospitals

Functional Area:Medical, Healthcare, R&D, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology

Role Category:Medical Professional

Role:Physiotherapist

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time

Key Skills

Desired Candidate Profile

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Education-

PG:Medical-MS/MD - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Company Profile

Zydus Hospitals & Healthcare Research Pvt. Ltd
Zydus Hospitals & Healthcare Research Pvt. Ltd. , Ahmedabad is a 550 bed Super speciality medical institution. This world class & highly sophisticated medical establishment offers all major medical specialities, sub-specialities, investigation & diagnostics facility, rehabilitation & physical therapy care under one roof. Zydus Hospital is based on the unique philosophy to extend world class Preventive, Curative and Holistic care to individuals from every strata of society in a safe, ethical and affordable manner with World Class Infrastructure, Highly skilled medical professionals and State of the art medical equipments with a professional work culture and rewarding environment.
At Zydus Hospitals, we invest in our people and believe that true value is unleashed by channeling the each employees potential. As a prospective employer, we extend the opportunity to learn from the various exposures and challenges in our businesses. We are a performance driven organization and ensure that the value created by each employee is acknowledged and suitably rewarded. Zydus Hospitals is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by country, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person’s ability to perform his or her job. We also believe in nurturing our employees and make each employee feel valued for their unique and important contribution to our growth.
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