Physical Therapist (Field):
Centura Health

121324-en_US
Centura Health
Pueblo Colorado
Healthcare
Description

Help care for people in all of the places they call home. Centura Health at Home is Colorado’s largest provider of home care, and end-of-life-care. Whether you prefer the support and camaraderie of a residential setting, or the autonomy and flexibility of delivering care and comfort in a home setting, we hire RNs, CNAs, LPNs, rehab/therapy professionals, clinical leaders and activity coordinators to be part of our team. Our nurses are highly skilled professionals providing many types of technical treatments to our home health patients including but no limited to: specialized wound care including Wound Vac Therapy, Infusion Therapies, PICC Line Care, Phlebotomy, Catheter Care, Ostomy Care as well as Coordinating Care for those patients with Remote Monitoring (Teleheath). Enjoy highly competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and a philosophy of individualized care that affords you a deeper connection with your patients and their families.



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 121324



Recruiter Contact:Theresa Manous/ theresamanous@centura.org



Clinic/Department: 4255 SMCHH CLINICAL- NURSING 



Schedule: Part time



Shift: Days


POSITION SUMMARY:



The Physical Therapist is responsible for evaluation and physical therapy treatment. Responsible for the direct or indirect provision of individualized care based on the assessed age and developmental needs. Responsible for transitioning patients to Physical Therapy Assistants (PTAs) and supervision according to policy.



 



MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:



•Bachelor degree in Physical Therapy;



•Preferred: Masters in Physical Therapy; membership in APTA.



 



MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:



•1 year experience.



•Home Care or Long Term Care experience preferred.



 



LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS:



Current Colorado Physical Therapy (PT) license;



Current Colorado driver’s license;



Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) required



Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association required for facilities with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) preferred for facilities without an AED.



 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:



Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly.


 



Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

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