Physical Therapist-Resource Pool
Department/Position Description: This position would involve floating to our hospitals on the Southside (SVBGH, SNGH, SOH). Sentara Healthcare offers cutting edge-technology, competitive compensation, and opportunities for career growth. If you would like to be a part of healthcare leader-apply now and join our team that is 28,000 strong and growing. We are looking for a compassionate, forward-thinking Physical Therapist who excels at assessing patients' strengths and weaknesses and devising creative but effective treatment plans. We operate a high-energy, positive-thinking environment and we offer our patients gentle encouragement to achieve their goals. If you love motivating people and helping ease their pain and meet their goals, we are interested in talking with you.
Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve functional mobility, relieve pain, and improve or correct disabling conditions resulting from disease or injury. Provides age appropriate education for clients and caregivers. Supervise and assume responsibility for care provided by identified team members.
Bachelor's Level Degree - PHYSICAL THERAPY
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Basic Life Support, Physical Therapist
Preferred: Direct Access Cert
Required: Active Listening, Critical Thinking, Learning Strategies, Mgmt of Staff Resources, Monitoring, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Technology/Computer, Time Management
Preferred: Communication, Leadership, Speaking, Writing
Master's or Doctorate Level Degree preferred. For Hampton Roads Outpatient facilities only - Must obtain Direct Access certification within one year of hire for those with a BS or MS degree