Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Physical Therapist in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling an Outpatient Physical Therapist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

The Physical Therapist, as directed by a health care practitioner, performs PT evaluations, establishes treatment plans with goals, provides treatment, delegates specific treatments, determines appropriate equipment needs and performs discharge activities. The ideal candidate will have Pelvic Heath Therapy experience to help continue supporting our patients in that area.

In this position you will:

  • Provide initial patient evaluation in accordance to physician request in order to initiate appropriate treatment, which is reasonable in the terms of accepted practice and necessary to recovery of function for the following age groups as applicable: Neonate; Pediatric; Adolescent; Adult; Older Adult

  • Establishes treatment goals and plan of care based on assessment and test results

  • Provides therapy treatment to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability

  • Utilizes modalities, procedures, mobilizations, exercise activities and tests as appropriate to age and culture.

  • Patient/Family education

  • Selects and delegates appropriate portions of the treatment plan and program to supportive personnel based on their assessed competence. Aware of supportive personnel’s abilities and skills

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy

  • Current Physical Therapy (PT) licensure in Washington State

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Pelvic Health experience

  • WCS certification

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physical Therapy

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 266713

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