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Physiotherapist (2 Full Time, 1 Full Time Term)

The Physiotherapist (PT) will join an interdisciplinary team of rehabilitation and health professionals in the delivery of services in an acute care facility. Services/programs offered include inpatients, outpatient orthopedic, Community Physiotherapy Clinic (OHIP) & Assistive Devices Program (ADP).

Qualifications:
• Graduate from a recognized school of Physical Therapy
• Registered, or eligible for registration, with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario (CPO)
• Experience with assistive device/equipment assessment and prescription is considered an asset
• Ability to prioritize professional duties, manage multiple patients, and efficiently organize workload in a busy, fast-paced environment
• Ability to function within an interdisciplinary healthcare team

Job Duties:
• Responsible for the assessment of clients, establishment and evaluation of treatment programs, and discharge for clients at the hospital site, residents in the Long Term Care facility, and/or outpatient programs (Community Physiotherapy Clinic, or other)
• Primary responsibility for this role includes outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation and Community Physiotherapy Clinic. May be required to support inpatient unit and Long Term Care facility.
• Development and implementation of preventative and therapeutic courses of intervention following current, evidence-based methods and practices
• Encouraging clients to assume responsibility for their health and participation in team approaches to health service delivery
• Maintain records in accordance with College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
• Provide clinical support/direction to rehabilitation assistants and support staff
• Prioritize patient safety

Benefits:
• Part of a team of young, passionate healthcare professionals
• Mentorship available
• Experience a wide scope of practice and broad range of experiences in a remote and underserviced setting
• Full pension plan with HOOPP, employer contribution of 126%
• Greenshield benefits package
• Housing and relocation assistance
• Funded professional development opportunities
• Eligible for up to $15,000 in Rehabilitation Professionals Incentive Grant Program
• Salary in accordance with CUPE collective agreement


Applicants can submit their application to:

Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
Human Resources Recruitment
Box 909, Sioux Lookout, On P8T 1B4
Tel: (807) 737-3030
Email: careers@slmhc.on.ca,
Fax: (807) 737-6263