Physical Therapist

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 164638-1A
Date Posted: Nov 25, 2020
Category: Clinical Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Addison Gilbert Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Addison Gilbert Hospital is a full service, 70-bed medical/surgical acute care facility in Gloucester, MA. Founded in 1889, the hospital provides state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient care to residents of the Cape Ann community in specialties such as radiology, cancer care, primary and pediatric care, cardiology, inpatient geriatric services, and emergency medicine. Addison Gilbert Hospital continues to score among the top hospitals in the nation for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.

Addison Gilbert Hospital 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 Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy. 

About the Job

 

At Addison Gilbert Hospital, the Physical Therapist evaluates patient's mobility and motor assets and liabilities for functional performance. The Physical Therapist 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/communications.

This opportunity will afford you the opportunity to join an experienced team of therapists in a community driven hospital setting.  We demonstrate a strong emphasis on great team dynamics with a supportive culture for documentation and professional development. 

Included for full time Therapists is a  paid subscription to Medbridge for continuing education.

Scheduled Hours

40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, (two nights until close at 7:00pm)

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

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

Qualifications

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program.

Current Massachusetts Physical Therapy licensure.

Current CPR & BLS required.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for treating the neurological population using evidence based practice and have experience in vestibular rehabilitation.