Zentar UK is looking for a highly motivated Physiotherapist to work in Oncology for one of our client's private hospital.
Our client is the UK's largest independently owned non-profit hospital, consisting of over 250 patients beds and 12 operating theatres including dedicated endoscopy suites, a day surgery unit and a 24 hour consultant-led Intensive Care Unit. We combine the warmth of traditional patient care with unrivalled expertise.
My client is offering a friendly and supportive working environment, with staff benefits including pension scheme, private healthcare plan, life assurance and an interest-free season ticket loan.The Clinic has an excellent Clinical Training and Practice Development department and strongly supports continuing professional development and education.
Principal Areas of Responsibility:
•To be professionally and legally accountable for all aspects of own work, including the management of patients in your care.
•To undertake a comprehensive assessment of patients including those with diverse or complex presentations/multi pathologies; use advanced clinical reasoning skills and manual assessment techniques to provide an accurate diagnosis of their condition.
•Formulate and deliver an individual physiotherapy treatment programme based on a sound knowledge of treatment skills.
•Assess patient understanding of treatment proposals, gain valid informed consent and have the capacity to work within a legal framework with patients who lack the capacity to consent to treatment.
•To keep accurate, legible records of patient care in line with service guidelines and guidance.
•Use a range of verbal and non-verbal communication tools to communicate effectively with patients to progress rehabilitation and treatment programmes
•Evaluate patient progress, reassess and alter treatment programmes if required.
•Manage clinical risk within own patient case load.