Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Transitional Care - Per Diem in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (Per Diem, Day Shift) to the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. 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.
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In this position you will:
Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate physical therapy under the prescription of a physician licensed in the State of Alaska.
Communicate with members of interdepartmental team to identify resident needs, changes, overall condition of patient, and determine future levels of care.
Contact vendors for durable medical equipment needs for discharge.
Assist in coordinating discharge plan.
Document evaluation, plan, care delivered and outcomes according to facility and department standards.
Provide resident, family, and staff education.
Provide written directions for resident treatment for Physical Therapy Aides and monitors PT aides performance.
Assign residents to Physical Therapy Assistant after assessment and provide on-going assessment of treatment.
Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s, Masters, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy
Current license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of Alaska or eligible for licensure
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or upon hire
Preferred qualification for this position include:
- 1 year experience in long term care
About the Transitional Care Neighborhood
The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: On Call
Job Category: Physical Therapy
Req ID: 307469