Senior Physiotherapist – Medical Services (Rapid Assessment Medical Unit)
In the role of Senior Physiotherapist (Medical Services) you will provide optimal evidence-based physiotherapy to acute medical patients at the Royal Hobart Hospital. In this role you will work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary environment including the Rapid Assessment Medical Unit, Emergency Department and acute medical wards to deliver evidence driven patient centred care. As a member of the medical services team you will contribute to a culture of learning and foster leadership and innovation.
The Medical Services (Rapid Assessment Medical Unit) Senior Physiotherapist will perform duties including:
• Provide evidence driven patient centred physiotherapy care to acute medical patients, facilitating patient flow, discharge planning and preventing hospital re-admission.
• Promote a learning culture supporting leadership and clinical supervision to physiotherapists, allied health assistants and undergraduate students
• Provide clinical expertise and professional education to Physiotherapy, Allied Health, Medical and Nursing Teams, and external agencies
• Foster innovation and support Quality Improvement and Service Delivery projects.