Job title

Physiotherapist, Outpatient Referrals

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Position location

Surrey, BC
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Description of work

Do you want to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? Do you have knowledge of physiotherapy theory and practice within a patient and family-centred model of care? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading.

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC's entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Occupational Therapist to join the Rehabilitation Department at Surrey Memorial Hospital.
Build on your education and experience as you:

    •Provide physiotherapy assessment of the potential client's physical status, functional abilities, needs, and goals by methods such as reviewing records, gathering information, interviewing the patient, identifying patient and therapist expectations, selecting and applying evidence-based assessment methods, and consulting with members of the health care team. •Analyze the potential client's needs and develops an evidence-based, outcome-focused intervention strategy, utilizing assessment findings. •Participate in the interprofessional care planning process for clients by reviewing, prioritizing, and processing requests for outpatient rehabilitation services from potential clients and other health care professionals. •Determine initial services required and utilizing established standards and protocols, prioritizes referrals based on client needs and outpatient clinic capacity; accepts and confirms referrals where appropriate. •Participate in team/program activities required to enhance and optimize the delivery of care and to facilitate evidence-based practice.

To join the organization we require you to have:

    •Current full registration with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC) •Two (2) years recent physiotherapy experience working in an inpatient or outpatient hospital rehabilitation setting

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:

    •A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. •Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.

Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation.

Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

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