Rapid Response/Integrated Multidisciplinary Teams
E&N Therapy Hub
PROFESSIONALLY ACCOUNTABLE TO:
Community services manager
CLINICALLY ACCOUNTABLE TO:
Clinical Lead Physiotherapist
37.5 (Flexible - to include participation in 7 day cover)Job Purpose
As part of the Integrated Provision the post holder will work in partnership with Rapid Response service and Integrated Multidisciplinary teams to assist in the prevention of inappropriate hospital admission, the facilitation of hospital discharge and the provision of home based treatment in line with the overall objectives of the service.
The post holder will act as an experienced practitioner for physiotherapy within the Adults and Community Division.
The post holder will ensure access to urgent and routine physiotherapy assessment and intervention, provide and monitor treatment programmes required at home and ensure safe discharge or referral onto other services as appropriate. They will work in partnership with patients, caters and other health and social care agencies to promote independence and develop individual plans of care relevant to patient need.
The post holder will be expected to work multi professionally, support other team members’ roles and contribute to the future development of the service professional advice and appropriate training to others in the multi-disciplinary service.
The Provision of physiotherapy services within the Adults and community division in a variety of settings.
Please contact Gemma at Piers Meadows.