In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Chief Physiotherapist, the staff Physiotherapist assesses, treats, educates and evaluates a care plan for individual patients. The physiotherapist also educates other health disciplines and the public in the various aspects of physiotherapy patient care.
Education, Training And Experience
Graduation from an approved, recognized program in physiotherapy; should be eligible for membership in the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Must hold current license with the College of Physiotherapists of BC. Recent, related experience is preferred.
Skills And Abilities
The ability to communicate effectively, and in a positive courteous manner; show sound professional judgement and initiative as an active member of the health care team; show a willingness to learn and apply new concepts in the academic and clinical fields of health care knowledge; the ability to work harmoniously with patients and staff.