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  • Physical Therapist

    Job ID
    2018-47956
    Employment Type
    Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental
    Department
    Neurorehab - CTN
    Hours / Pay Period
    .01
    Facility
    St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
    Shift
    Day
    Location
    PHOENIX
    State/Province
    AZ
    Standard Hours
    Mon-Fri 8-5pm (on-call)
  • Overview

    Located in the heart of Phoenix, Ariz., St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 586-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services with special advocacy for the poor and underserved. St. Joseph's is a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research. It includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, the Norton Thoracic Institute, a campus of Creighton University's Medical School and the first Level I Trauma Center in Arizona verified by the American College of Surgeons. U.S. News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the best hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. For more information please visit our website at https://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona/locations/stjosephs.

    Responsibilities

    The Center for Transitional NeuroRehabilitation (CTN) offers intensive, day-long treatment for older adolescents and adults with brain injuries. The program uses a holistic approach to treat cognitive, language, physical, emotional, psychological, and vocational needs. The CTN emphasizes independence in the home and community and productivity when patients return to work or school. For family members, the CTN provides emotional support and education about the patient's strengths and limitations and how to assist the patient in functioning in the home. The CTN offers four rehabilitation-oriented programs: the Home Independence Program, the Work Re-Entry Program, the School Re-Entry Program, and the Transitional Program.

     

    Join us NOW as our CTN Department seeks a Licensed Physical Therapist to join our team!  Provides patient care including evaluating patient for treatment, providing and directing administration of the Physical Therapy care plan upon Physician referral. Consults with other health care disciplines to co-ordinate therapeutic programs and discharge planning for individual patient. Instructs patients and care givers in home programs for exercises and functional activities.Assists with patient program management, while also delivering patient services. Serves as a resource by sharing expertise and knowledge and assisting with staff professional development. Performs patient clinical care.

     

    Located in Phoenix, AZ, this position is critical to the success of St. Joseph's Hospital Medical Center and requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Dignity Health.

     
     

    Qualifications

    REQUIREMENTS: 

     

    Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
    B.A./ B.S./ or DPT - Graduate of Physical Therapy Program 
    Arizona Physical Therapy Licensure
    CPR
     
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