Henderson Hospital Henderson Hospital is a member of The Valley Health System, a network of six acute care hospitals that provide care for patients throughout Southern Nevada and nearby communities. Located in the suburb of Henderson, the 120-bed hospital, which opened in 2016, offers emergency care, surgical services, including an ambulatory surgery center, cardiovascular care, women's health and maternity services. A level II neonatal intensive care unit is slated to open by late 2017.
Responsible for providing a comprehensive evaluation of performance components affecting functional mobility and providing goal-oriented treatment to facilitate maximum level of independence.
Essential Job Duties:
Position Specific Requirements Provides comprehensive evaluation of patients in the following: Neurological disease and dysfunction Orthopedic injury/disease Cardiac disease Critically ill and systemic disease Wound and skin integrity Pulmonary disease S/P Amputation and other vascular disease Provides goal-oriented treatment to facilitate maximum level of restoration in the following: Neurological disease and dysfunction Orthopedic injury/disease Cardiac disease Critically ill and systemic disease Wound and skin integrity Pulmonary disease S/P Amputation and other vascular disease Performs responsibilities consistent with hospital safety policies. Knows and applies infection control policies and processes when handling and disposing of blood and body fluids. Provides direct patient care in areas of specialized expertise. Responsible for timely, efficient and accurate documentation (i.e.: progress notes, reports, and other pertinent documentation) and communication. Provides patient/family/caregiver education. Provides in-services/education to staff and community programs. Assists Manager/Lead with department duties, as needed. Assists with supervision of PTA's and PTT's.
Department Specific Requirements
Follows and complies with government departmental guidelines, policies and procedures. Acts as an interdisciplinary team member. Meets assigned deadlines. Meets productivity guidelines.
Classification Specific Requirements
Employees in positions involving patient charting and related functions, must possess competency in use of technology and computers. Makes suggestions/recommendations for improved operations to the department, facility. Effectively communicates both orally and in writing.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.