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Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist | Brighton - SAACM Healthcare
Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist Reporting to the Regional Lead, the key role of the Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist is to ensure a collaborative approach when applying professional expertise to maximize positive outcomes for our people and partners. Providing services to clients in Aged Care facilities, including but not limited to: Attend to onsite referrals in a timely manner, and complete follow up for referral as required. Complete evidence-based Functional Allied Health Assessments for all new permanent residents within the required timeframe.
Direct pain treatments and input into numerous other areas of a resident’s care within the ACFI framework, including but not limited to actives of daily living, mobility and transfers, pain management, oedema and arthritic joint management and skin integrity management. Undertake pain management treatment in line with ACFI framework, providing residents with quality hands-on time and utilizing treatments techniques such as therapeutic massage, TENs machines, and specific exercises. Conduct ongoing, scheduled and regular reviews of resident’s care, their goals, mobility, pain management and falls risk and safety interventions; and maintaining an up to date record of these resident reviews.
Documentation completed with appropriate terminology and understandability to enable utilization for: appropriate care for residents by care staff appropriate claiming according to ACFI framework based on resident’s care needs appropriate care planning for other areas of resident’s care. Contact Pierre to learn more about this position or apply on 0405 676 687 or email pierreacmhealthcare.com.
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