Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Hospital - (Full-time) Sign-on bonus and Relocation Assistance in Kodiak, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapist to the Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, AK. Sign-on bonus and relocation assistance. New grads are welcome to apply. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

This opening is for a full time physical therapist in a 25-bed

Critical Access Hospital. The need is for inpatient adult and long term care

settings with occasional outpatient coverage. Patient populations include but

are not limited to: orthopedic, neurological, medical/surgical, ICU, and

rehabilitation.

In this position you will:

•Provide physical therapy services in a 25-bed critical

access hospital

•Plan and implement specific treatment programs for

individual patients according to the principles and practice of physical

therapy

•Provide direction

and guidance to other caregivers to assist them in following through on the

therapeutic plan of care.

• Function on an interdisciplinary team and provide

assistance to coworkers, patients, and visitors as needed.

•Assist in promotion of the department through community

awareness outreach projects.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy

  • Current license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of Alaska

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) or ability to obtain within ninety (90) days of date of hire

  • Current Alaska driver’s license with clean driving record and proof of vehicle insurance or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s or Doctorate degree

  • One (1) year of clinical experience in physical therapy

About Kodiak Island Medical Center

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides

comprehensive health care to residents and visitors to Kodiak Island. This critical access hospital features 25

acute beds including 4 birthing suites and 2 ICU beds. Rated #1 in the

Providence System for patient satisfaction, we work closely with the

interdisciplinary team to assure quality treatment and outcomes for our

patients. In addition, our Elder House

has 19 long term care beds. With emphasis on evidence based practice our staff

strives to create a quality health care experience for each patient- one

focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork. We proudly support the

educational development of staff and provide onsite career development for

staff members.

Please contact Rachel Brown for more information: Rachel.Brown@providence.org

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physical Therapy

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 160224