Physiotherapist - Respiratory

  • Job Reference: 7002010/001
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Midlands
  • Location: West Midlands, England
  • Salary: £18.00 to £22.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Physiotherapist – Respiratory

 

Duration:    Temporary, 4 months

Location:     West Midlands - Birmingham / Dudley / Walsall area

Hours:        Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm

Rate:          c. £18 - £22.50 per hour

 

The role for the Physiotherapist will be working alongside the complex discharge team specialising in Respiratory. For this position, they are looking at an immediate start. The initial duration expectation is four months although this will most likely go longer.

 

Outline duties below:

 

  • To provide high quality respiratory physiotherapy management to patients alongside the complex discharge team

  • To perform advanced physiotherapeutic assessment of patients with diverse presentations and complex physical conditions, to develop and deliver individualised treatment programmes and discharge plans where required

  • Carrying out pre-assessments in Pulmonary Rehabilitation and running Pulmonary Rehabilitation programmes including doing Ambulatory Oxygen therapy assessments and reviews

  • Experience in Acute and Chronic respiratory disease management, performing and interpreting CBG/ABG, Knowledge of current guidelines and medication

  • To provide medical Respiratory including the Acute Medical Unit, A&E and Resus and Respiratory Wards including NIV and tracheostomy management

  • To provide Cardiothoracic ITU including CCU, out of hospital cardiac arrests, cardiothoracic surgery and cardiology

  • Responsible for posting Critical Care rehabilitation (including outreach work and post-discharge follow up)

  • Proving respiratory liaison including respiratory outpatients domiciliary and pulmonary rehabilitation

 

To discuss this role in more detail and to secure this opportunity, please contact Leah Waldron or Leo Steeden on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively email lwaldron@venngroup.com

 

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Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

 

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