Physical Therapist PT or Occupational Therapist OT Outpatient Full Time Days Lymphedema Interest

Physical Therapist PT or Occupational Therapist OT Outpatient Full Time Days Lymphedema Interest job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Physical Therapist/PT or Occupational Therapist/OT- Outpatient, Full-Time, Days, Albuquerque, NM
 

  We are looking for a Physical or Occupational Therapist to join our Outpatient team in Albuquerque, NM.  The ideal candidate for this position has Lymphedema training or has an interest in Lymphedema.
 
This full-time job is at Lovelace Women’s Hospital, the first and only hospital in New Mexico dedicated to women’s health. We offer a 53-bed advanced neonatal intensive care unit, a natural birthing center, an award-winning breast care center and the first robotic surgery program in the state recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation.
 

  Physical Therapist Job Responsibilities and Duties:

The Physical Therapist is responsible for organizing and conducting medically prescribed physical therapy treatment to individuals with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps to assist in reaching optimal function within their physical limitations.

  • Performs physical therapy assessment procedures utilizing techniques consistent with the patient’s diagnosis. 
  • Develops individualized treatment plan based on evaluation findings. 
  • Provides detailed and concise documentation of evaluation, treatment, interim reports, and discharge evaluations within departmental timelines. 
  • Provides all necessary documentation required for on-going patient care.
  • Lymphedema Training or interest
     

 

  Occupational Therapist Job Responsibilities and Duties: 

    • Responsible for providing occupational therapy treatment in the rehabilitation of individuals with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps. 
    • Provides detailed and concise documentation of evaluation, treatment, interim reports, and discharge evaluations within departmental time lines. 
    • Provides all necessary documentation required for on-going patient care.
    •   Lymphedema Training or interest  

Physical Therapist Education and Experience Requirements:

  •   Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited institution
     
  • Desired: Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Physical Therapy
  • No directly related experience needed, one (1) year related experience desired
     
  • Therapist with a focus in treatment of orthopedic patients preferred
     
  • Current Licensure or licensure eligible in Physical Therapy in State of NM
  • Current CPR
  • Ability to communicate effectively and finish tasks in a timely manner
  • Ability to follow oral and written instruction and established procedures

 

Occupational Therapist Education and Experience Requirements:
 

  • Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution,  Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy desired
  •   No directly related experience required,  One (1) year experience in job-related environment desired
     

  •   Current Licensure or licensure eligible in Occupational Therapy in State of NM  
  •   Current CPR  
  •   Ability to communicate effectively and finish tasks in a timely manner  
  •   A   bility to follow oral and written instruction and established procedures    

 

Why Lovelace Women’s Hospital?

  • Robotic surgery program named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation
  • Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers since 2015
  • 2016-2018 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to work 2008 - 2017

  To be immediately considered for this Physical Therapist / Occupational Therapist job, or for further questions, please contact the Recruiter at:  melissa.phillips@lovelace.com


Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

 
  ID:  5905
 

Department / Location

Physical Therapy - Outpatient
Lovelace Womens Hospital - Albuquerque, NM