CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital is growing! We have additional opportunities for Physical Therapists as we prepare to expand and open up our second floor. We are a 60-bed hospital that opened in May 2018 to care for patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. This hospital is a joint venture partnership between CHI Franciscan Health and Kindred Healthcare. When you come to work here, you will be joining an interdisciplinary team where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents.
As a Physical Therapist you will have an assigned group of patients and provide PT evaluations, modalities and treatments to support patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning while also learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Specific areas of responsibility will include:
Initiate patient contact on referral. Demonstrate ability to provide patient screening and make appropriate recommendations
Select and administer the appropriate evaluation and consult with others regarding interpretation
Ensure that treatment planning is comprehensive, realistic and involves the patient and/or family
Demonstrate ability to prioritize treatment
Implement and adjust therapeutic appropriate programs with specific individualized treatments for an assigned caseload
Complete appropriate discharge planning in a timely manner.
The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a fun and dynamic healing environment. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine's "Most Admired Healthcare Company" for 8 years, Kindred welcomes you to join our team and build a career that touches lives.
As a Physical Therapist you will have:
Graduated from an accredited school of Physical Therapy
Possess state licensure as a Physical Therapist
Possess current BLS certification
Prior experience in an acute care rehab setting is preferred