Company: Encompass Health
Posted on: September 16, 2018
Physical Therapist Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital is a 110 bed acute rehabilitation hospital, co-owned byHealthSouth and UMass Medical Center located in Worcester, MA. We providecomprehensive Inpatient and Outpatient rehabilitative care for orthopedic,neurologic, multi-trauma, brain injury, stroke, pulmonary and cardiacrehabilitation needs.We are a hospitalsetting with a full complement of Therapists, Nurses, Neuropsychologists,Pharmacists and Medical staff to consistently offer the best possible outcomesfor our patients.With an averagelength of stay between 1-3 weeks, we have the ability to get to know ourpatients and their families. We are proud of the fact that 80% of the patientsadmitted to Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital of Worcester, MA aredischarged directly to their homes. Come see how we are changing people s lives- everyday. Maybe you can too!We are currently interviewing for a full time Physical Therapist to join our team of experiencerehabilitation professionals. Requires effective communication skills for working withpatients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmentalrelationships. Requires competency in physical therapy evaluation,assessment, care planning and treatment. Requires task delegation and supervision of Physical TherapistAssistants and Rehab Technicians. Maintains open and on-going communication with hospitaldepartments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met. The Physical Therapist creates an environment and culturethat enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safetyand patient-centered treatment Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital and receivepatients just days out of surgery or the ICU. Typically our therapists canexpect to treat a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury,brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis,osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma,cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions.We have large therapy departments providing 3 plus hours of therapy a dayon an individual and group basis. Working side-by-side with other experiencedtherapists and nurses you will have the opportunity to gain broad rangingclinical skills by working with a large patient group and through scheduledrotations across all our clinical floors.Keywords: Physical Therapist, PT, inpatient rehab, acute rehab, stroke,head injury, brain injury, orthopedics, outpatient, rehab hospital, TBI, CVA, Cardiopulmonary,spinal cord injuryJob Code: 100011 License or Certification: Must be in possession ofcurrent state license or certification on or before the first day ofemployment. CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospitalpolicy.Education, Training and Experience: Successful completion ofa degree from an accredited Physical Therapy program or one that is determinedto be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by an appropriatecertifying agency preferred. Current or pending MA PTlicense.Address: 189 May Street, Worcester 01602Shift: Day JobJob ID: Associated topics: activity therapist, lactation, orthopedic therapy, outpatient, physical, physical therapy, rehab, therapist, therapist assistant, therapist outpatient
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