Physical Therapist (PT)

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Anchorage, AK

Industry: Healthcare

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Less than 5 years

Posted 88 days ago

  by    Nina Mathews

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We are looking forPhysical Therapist (PT) for our client in Anchorage, AK

Job Title: Physical Therapist (PT)

Job Location: Anchorage, AK 99503

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • Required Physical Therapist (PT)
  • Number of openings - 1

Job Summary:

  • The physical therapist is responsible for providing physical therapy services

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Provides physical therapy services to patients according to a written physician's plan of care
  • Assessing and evaluating therapeutic/rehabilitative/functional status, and participation in the development of the total plan of care
  • Evaluates home environment
  • Assesses for muscle strength, mobility, gait, ROM – potential for rehab if home health patient and transfer capabilities
  • Less a goal of rehab, more a focus on maintaining comfort
  • Directing physical therapy treatment
  • Instructing patients and families/caregivers in the use and care of therapeutic appliances
  • Reporting to physician patient's reaction to treatment or changes in condition
  • Initiates physical therapy program and instructs other personnel and/or family/ caregivers in certain phases of physical therapy with which they may work with a patient, as well as instructing them as to the goals of the physical therapy program for the patient by participating in case conferences
  • Participates in patient discharge planning
  • Provides inservice education programs for nursing personnel as needed
  • Participates in the interdisciplinary group for hospice patients and the case conference meetings for home health patients
  • Actively participates in quality assessment performance improvement teams and activities

Position Qualifications:

  • Possesses a degree from a baccalaureate or masters program in physical therapy approved by an accredited organization
  • Licensed to practice as physical therapist within the state
  • At least two years of appropriate experience as a physical therapist
  • Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and organization skills
  • Possesses and maintains current CPR certification

Certifications:

  • BLS/BCLS

Shifts:

  • Mostly days

Skills:

  • Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Home Health
  • Physical Therapist

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Cynet Health is a Joint Commission Certified and an award winning Healthcare Staffing & Recruiting firm. Cynet Health works with hospitals, health & wellness centers, pharmacy, and medical facilities in all 50 states across the United States. With 100+ recruiting and support staff, we make sure we take good care of our people. More details on our website at 

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary - Maximum Net pay
  • Free Housing Or Tax Free Housing Stipend
  • Travel Stipend
  • Wallet money (misc. expenses)
  • Amazon Gift Card - Contract Completion Gift
  • Referral Bonus
  • Hike in pay with contract extension
  • Weekly Payroll
  • Free Immunizations
  • Reimbursement for license/certifications
  • First Day Insurance: Medical, Dental and Vision

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