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Company NameGeraldton District Hospital
Job Type
  • Full Time
Job Description


Full Time - Permanent

Geraldton District Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic, organized and self-motivated individual to join our Rehabilitation Services Team to provide clinical physiotherapy services to inpatients, long term care residents and outpatient clients.

Duties Include:

  • Provide clinical physiotherapy services, including assessment, determination of a clinical diagnosis, where appropriate, treatment, planning and implementation, education, reassessment and discharge planning to referred clients.
  • Documents and communicates assessment results, progress, discharge and other relevant information in accordance with the College and departmental standards utilizing approved systems.
  • Maintains patient care/non-patient care statistics in accordance with the standards of the Physiotherapy Workload Measurement System and other statistics, as required
  • Collaborates with the individual, members of the interdisciplinary team, family members, caregivers and community agencies in providing care.
  • Terminates services when maximum benefit received and formulates appropriate follow-up plans for patients and residents.
  • Ensures a safe environment for treatment that protects the privacy and dignity of the patients and residents.
  • Acts as a consultant and provides education to department/hospital staff and community agencies.
  • Supervises and directs the activities of any assistants/attendants/students/volunteers assigned to his/her specific program area.
  • Maintaining the standards and policies as determined by the College of Physiotherapy and the hospital and department.
  • Recommend necessary treatment equipment, and supplies.
  • Protect the confidentiality, privacy and security of client information.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree of Physiotherapy or equivalent from an accredited school of physiotherapy.
  • Current registration with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.
  • Related work experience in a hospital setting is an asset.
  • Previous experience functioning in a multidisciplinary team environment is essential
  • Demonstrated computer knowledge and experience
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Exercises positive public relation skills in the performance of duties
  • Must be physically able to perform the essential duties of the job
  • Ability to communicate in both official languages is an asset
  • Knowledge of First Nations culture and language is an asset
  • A regular attendance record is mandatory

Geraldton District Hospital is committed to workplace diversity and provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process.


If you interested in combining a fulfilling lifestyle with a challenging opportunity, please submit your application and resume in confidence, by email, to:

Application DeadlineFebruary 15, 2019

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