Please note, this position requires a commitment of 24 hours a month, 16 of which much be worked on a weekend days.
POSITION PURPOSE: Under the general supervision of the manager of rehabilitation, provides and documents the full range of physical therapy treatments and tests to all patient populations served. Supervises supportive personnel and participates in education services.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: One year of acute care experience preferred. Minimum experience of student affiliation in acute care, resulting in fulfillment of entry level competency standards as defined by APTA or experience as a PTA in acute care.
INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS: Communicates effectively with patients, families, visitors, co-workers, physicians and other employees.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position and its location.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: PTA Rehab Aides PT/PTA students (Level I, II, and III)
Qualifications: EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Graduation from an accredited college leading to a Doctorate, Masterï¿½s, or Bachelorï¿½s of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
Able to read, write, and speak English.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Licensure in the State of Massachusetts.
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005001814
About Saint Vincent Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.