Physical Therapist, PRN

Physical Therapist, PRN job in Roswell, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: PRN

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Regional Hospital Roswell is committed to offering Roswell and Chaves County residents the highest quality patient care. We are dedicated to exceeding our patients’ expectations in every way. Our hospital, its physicians, providers and staff share a commitment to our community to improve medical care in Southeast New Mexico.

Lovelace Regional Hospital Roswell is hiring a Physical Therapist

We are seeking a flexible, positive, and independently driven team member. The Physical Therapist is responsible for conducting medically prescribed physical therapy evaluations and treatments to individuals with musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary, neurological, and integumentary conditions, potentially including developmental, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, to assist in reaching optimal function. The position provides both inpatient and outpatient care and use of Electronic Medical Records: ReDoc and EPIC. Must be willing to work weekends. EOE/AA


  • 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.
  • Participates in mentoring and training of clinical support staff, new professional staff, and students/volunteers in the aspects of patient care.
  • Cooperates and interacts with supervisors, peers, other departments and all customer groups demonstrating our commitment to service.
  • Involvement in community outreach events, service line expansion and program development.


  • Minimum education: Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited institution.
  • Desired education: Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Physical Therapy
  • Ability to communicate effectively and finish tasks in a timely manner; Ability to follow oral and written instruction and established procedures.
  • Two (2) years previous job-related experience; experience in both inpatient and outpatient preferred.
  • Current licensure or licensure eligible in Physical Therapy in the state of New Mexico
  • CPR

Why Lovelace Regional Hospital Roswell?

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety in 2017
  • Named as on of the Best Places to Work by Albuquerque Business First
  • Ranked as a Top Hospital in New Mexico for Patient Safety by Consumer Reports, May 2014
  • Accredited by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service

Why Southern New Mexico?


  • Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge in Roswell offers scenic views, nature trails, bike paths and bird watching.
  • Bottomless Lakes State Park in Roswell offers a place to swim, boat, picnic, hike, bike and camp.
  • With a theater company, symphony and New Mexico Military Institute being home of NJCAA sports teams, there is a lot to see and do.
  • The Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, Roswell Art Museum and Goddard Planetarium offer great activities for the whole family.


  • Carlsbad Canyons National Park is one hour south of Roswell.
  • Ruidoso, NM is 75 miles west of Roswell, in Lincoln National Forest offering exceptional hiking and trail riding.
  • The largest mountain there is Sierra Blanca at 11,973 ft. and host to the resort Ski Apache, boasting excellent downhill skiing, mountain biking and zip lining.
  • Historical Lincoln, NM presents Billy the Kid reenactment and Fort Stanton Historic Site offers tours of an 1855 military post.


  • Albuquerque NM has museums, zoo, aquarium, tram ride, minor league baseball team, Isotopes, and the International Hot Air Balloon Festival
  • Santa Fe NM has unique southwestern art shops, the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum and Palace of Governors, the oldest continuously occupied public building in the US.
  • Lubbock TX offers great shopping and delicious dining.
  • El Paso TX provides a big city experience.


  • Roswell has an international airport with daily flights to Dallas and Phoenix, putting you in connection to all national and international locations!


Department / Location

Lovelace Regional Hospital Roswell - Roswell, NM