Location North Yorkshire
Job type Temporary
Salary £33 - £35 per hour
Reference 28708
Date posted April 27, 2021
Band 8a First Contact Practitioner - North Yorkshire

 North Yorkshire 

Job Type: Temporary/Flexible hours 

Job Starts: ASAP

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 8a First Contact Practitioner in North Yorkshire. 

Job Purpose

  • Provide clincal expertise, acting as a first-contact physiotherapist and making decisions about the best course of action for patients' care (including in relation to undifferentiated conditions). This will invole seeing patients, without prior contact with their GP, in order to establish a rapid and accurate diagnosis and management plan. 
  • Progress and request investigations to facilitate diagnosis and choice of treatment regime, understanding the information limitations derived from these and the relative sensitivity and speficity of particular tests diagnostic services such as x-rays and blood test, and interpret and act on results to aid diagnosis and the management plans of patients. 
  • Deliver programmes of supported patient self-management, in ways that faciliatet behaviorual change, optimise individuals' physical activity, mobility fulfilemt of personal goals and independence, and that minimise the need for pharmacological interventions. 

Requirements of this Physiotherapist vacancy
  • Degree /Diploma in Physiotherapy
  • HCPC registered
  • Extensive MSK physiotherapy experience
  • Holds or is working towards a prescribing qualification (preferred)
If you are interested in this physiotherapy vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the physiotherapy team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?

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