Ascension Health Physical Therapist in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Job ID: 258443

Physical Therapist

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Physical Therapist Hourly

City, State: Kalamazoo, MI

Location: Borgess Health and Fitness Center

Department: PT BHFC

Additional Job Details: PRN Day

Monday- Friday outpatient clinic open 7am-6:00pm. Must be available on an as need basis (PRN) to cover staff vacation, sick and or high volume demand in clinic. Shift may vary from a 4 hour day up to an 8 hour day.

About Us

Based in Kalamazoo, Borgess provides care for nearly 1 million people annually in cardiac, neurologic, orthopedic, vascular and bariatric services, among others. We are one of the region’s largest health systems and employers and have been serving as part of Ascension since 1999.

Job Description

Summary:

The Physical Therapist Hourly evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition.

  • Establishes, revises and evaluates a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family.

  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard physical therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.

  • Oversees activities of physical therapy assistants, students and other support personnel.

  • Trains support staff in clinical treatment procedures and techniques.

  • Assists in the evaluation of new physical therapy products and the development of departmental policy and procedures.

  • Coordinates the provision of associated patient care activities such as orthotic and prosthetic services, Home Health Care, rehabilitative nursing care and assistive devices.

  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy (RPT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Graduate of a school of Physical Therapy at start date.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining us, click here https://ascension.ttcportals.com/jobs/search/ to search for a job and complete an online application.

Current associates should apply through the Associate Portal at https://ascension.org/associate-landing

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

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