Physical Therapist II

Employer
Adventist Health Care
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Adventist Healthcare Care. Compassion. Community. Show your care and compassion for your community and join the Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation family as a Senior Physical Therapist at Shady Grove Medical Center in Rockville, MD! Our team is proud of the AHC commitment that cares for a patients physical, mental, and spiritual health. As essential participants in the health care delivery system, physical therapists assume leadership roles in rehabilitation; in prevention, health maintenance, and programs that promote health, wellness, and fitness; and in professional and community organizations. Physical therapists also play important roles both in developing standards for physical therapist practice and in developing health care policy to ensure availability, accessibility, and optimal delivery of health care services. Physical therapists' services have a positive impact on health-related quality of life. Work Schedule Part-time; 20 hours per week; Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Responsibilities Evaluate, plan and implement therapy treatments as prescribed by a physician and supervises the work of assistant and ancillary staff. Diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities. Restore, maintain, and promote not only optimal physical function but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health. Prevent the onset, symptoms, and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries. Qualifications BS/MS/DPT from an accredited program. Current Maryland license required and certification for PT. Current AHA BLS Allied Health Professional Certification Required Strong customer service skills Able to handle a multi-task environment Capacity to make critical judgements Basic PC skills such as Windows NT, and Microsoft Word. Tobacco Statement Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, We will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use. We will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing. Equal Employment Opportunity We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Learn More Cut and paste this link into your web browser -Healthcare

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