Physical Therapy Intern

Location: Danvers, MA
Job ID: 168531-1A
Date Posted: Jun 23, 2021
Category: Clinical Technician

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized 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.

 

Beverly 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

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.  This position is located at Lahey Outpatient Center, Danvers

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

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.