Physical Therapist/PT- Outpatient Rehab: Full-Time/ Days

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Date posted: 08/08/2019

job description

  Physical Therapist, Outpatient Rehab, Full-Time, Days, Albuquerque, NM
   
    We’re looking for a Physical Therapist to join our Outpatient Rehab department in Albuquerque, NM.

This position will be located at our off-site Wyoming Clinic with an anticipated transition to our Rio Rancho clinic. 10am-6pm Schedule. Ideal candidate is interested primarily in orthopedic therapy.
 
This full-time job is at Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital provides state-of-the-art rehabilitation services for patients recovering from health care conditions such as stroke, brain injury and musculoskeletal disorders. The only rehabilitation hospital in the state accredited in six programs by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

Outpatient Physical Therapist Responsibilities:
 

  •   The goal of our dedicated rehabilitation team is to provide greater strength, endurance, balance, coordination, range of motion and mobility to patients who are recovering from injuries or surgeries, as well as patients with bone, muscle and nerve disorders. 
  •   Physical Therapists are responsible for organizing and conducting medically prescribed physical therapy treatment to individuals and developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps to assist in reaching optimal function within their physical limitations.      

Outpatient Physical Therapist Education and Experience Requirements:

  •   Minimum:  Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited institution  
  •   Desired:  Master’s Degree or Doctorate of Physical Therapy  
  •   Ability to   communicate effectively and finish tasks in a timely manner. 
  •   Ability   to follow oral and written instructions and established procedures. 
  •   Minimum:  No directly related experience  
  •   Desired:  One (1) year related experience  
  •   Current   licensure or licensure eligible in Physical Therapy in state of NM; CPR  

    Why Lovelace?   

  •     Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work 2018    
  •     UNM Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Site of the Year 2017    
  •     Excellence in Outcomes Award- Orthopedics (Q3 2016) from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc. for Wyoming, Enchanted Hills, Santa Fe and Jemez rehabilitation clinics    
  •     Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers  
     
      Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

     
      ID:9285
     
       

  To be immediately considered for the Outpatient Physical Therapist job, or for further questions, please contact Melissa at melissa.phillips@lovelace.com.

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Physical Therapy - Outpatient - Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital

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