Band 7 Community Physiotherapist - East London

Athona The Health Recruitment Specialists
Little London
Up to £10,000
26 Oct 2020
28 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Athona's Health division are currently recruiting for a Band 7 Community Physiotherapist in East London

Background: Hospital discharge service was formed as part of the government response to COVID 19.

The main aims of the hospital discharge service are to ensure patients:

1) are discharged safely from hospital to the most appropriate place

2) continue to receive the care and support they need after they leave hospital

Role specification:
  • Hospital discharge service includes a discharge to assess model. Role includes co-ordinating discharges, completing onward referrals (packages of care, therapy referrals, nursing referrals) and liaison with acute partners, Social services)
  • Community based therapy assessments within Barking, Dagenham, Havering or Redbridge.
  • Caseload consists of patients on early supported discharge from hospital; commonly encountered conditions include falls, # NOF, rehab post deconditioning from acute, rehab post infection such as UTI, LRTI, COPD management, PD management.
  • Joint MDT approach -team consisting of nursing, RA, OT and PT.

Rates up to £30 per hour

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