Please note, this position requires a commitment of 24 hours a month, 16 of which much be worked on a weekend days.
POSITION PURPOSE: Under the general supervision of the manager of rehabilitation, provides and documents the full range of physical therapy treatments and tests to all patient populations served. Supervises supportive personnel and participates in education services.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: One year of acute care experience preferred. Minimum experience of student affiliation in acute care, resulting in fulfillment of entry level competency standards as defined by APTA or experience as a PTA in acute care.
INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS: Communicates effectively with patients, families, visitors, co-workers, physicians and other employees.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position and its location.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. PTA 2. Rehab Aides 3. PT/PTA students (Level I, II, and III)
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Graduation from an accredited college leading to a Doctorate, Masterâ��s, or Bachelorâ��s of Science Degree in Physical Therapy. 2. Able to read, write, and speak English.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: 1. Licensure in the State of Massachusetts. 2. BLS certification.
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105020474
About Saint Vincent Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.