Physical Therapist(Job Number: 08936-72394)
Work Location: United States-Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center
Job Type: Therapy & Rehabilitation
Sky Ridge Medical Center is a full service, destination hospital with a reputation for clinical excellence and world- class service. We offer compassionate care through our patient – centered program, which include everything from our adult and pediatric ERs and comprehensive Cancer Center to a focus on pregnancy and childbirth in our Birth Place as well as specialized acre in our Spine and Total Joint Center and Women’s Hospital. We strive to go beyond your expectations in service to you and your family. Sky Ridge is a 286 bed hospital, located on the corner of I-25 and Lincoln Ave in Lone Tree, Colorado.
The Physical Therapist is responsible for the following:
Evaluation of a patient’s individual, age specific, rehabilitation needs
Plan of care development, implementation and modification in the acute and outpatient settings
Direct patient intervention
Patient, family, caregiver, and staff education
Student education and other related duties as required or assigned by supervisor
Building personal referral base through physician relations and marketing
Use of equipment including, but not limited to: computer, ultrasound, e-stim, iontophoresis, whirlpool/fluidotherapy, mechanical traction, treatment tables, balance master, treadmill, parallel bars, stair master, total gym, pulleys
Setting established goals mutually agreed upon with the Manager/Director that are measured and monitored by the department Manager/Director.
Licensure/Certification/Registrations – State licensure from CO, Active BLS certification
Education: Master’s or Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited school preferred. Minimum Bachelor’s degree from accredited school required.
Experience: 2 years clinical experience working as a physical therapist preferred. New graduates accepted.
Knowledge and Skills: Able to perform all evaluations, assessments, and tx planning required in this position. Effective verbal and written communication