Physical Therapy Intern

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 155353-1A
Date Posted: May 22, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Beverly Hospital  is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care.  You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy. 

Position Summary:

Under the guidance and supervision of a Physical Therapist, the PT Intern evaluates patient's mobility and motor assets and liabilities for functional performance. The PT Intern provides goal directed, activity oriented treatment to promote optimum independence in functional mobility and daily life tasks. Essential responsibilities include: Provides quality care for patients receiving physical therapy services according to national, state, hospital & department standards of care. Completes all documentation to ensure the availability of accurate & up-to-date information. Completes appropriate financial management responsibilities. Demonstrates a high degree of professionalism & good interpersonal skills in all interactions and communications.

Scheduled Hours

40 hours per week, day shift.  Position will start in September at BH Acute Care Rebab and transfer to Addison Gilbert Hospital in January 2020.

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Current student of MGH Institute of Health Professions Physical Therapy Program. Current CPR/ BLS required.