Physical Therapist


179457
Republic, WA
Day

05/17/2021
62
*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.
Ferry County Health is seeking a Full-time Physical Therapist. The desired candidate will be self-motivated and possess an entrepreneurial spirit in order to build and support a successful rehab program. This person will be proficient with a variety of patient populations including; orthopedic, neurological, and cardiopulmonary impairments. Primary caseload will be a balanced mix of inpatient and outpatient care. This includes providing care for long-term care residents and consultations in the emergency department. The successful candidate will be able to advocate our services to surrounding facilities and maintain strong relationships around the region. About You Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy from accredited program.Current Washington state licensure.A team player with outstanding customer service and communication skills.Exhibits independence and the ability to work with minimal supervision.Interest in working in a rural healthcare setting and community.Proficient in standard EMR documentation.Ability to promote our services to area hospital case managers and discharge planners.Demonstrates problem solving skills and the ability to lead a hospital rehab programWhere it's at Our Critical Access Hospital is located in picturesque northeast Washington State. Situated amidst national forest and mountain passes, it is an outdoor enthusiasts paradise and offers outdoor recreation opportunities for every season. This is a great opportunity to achieve an excellent work/life balance with an affordable cost of living. The hospital facility is composed of a Rehabilitation Department and Fitness Center, 25 bed inpatient/swing bed hospital, Emergency Department, Long-term care unit, Rural Medical Clinic, and Assisted Living Facility. Our hospital strives for clinical excellence through evidence-based research and clinical practice. We are dedicated to the professional development of our therapists through generous continuing education, mentorship, and opportunities to establish new lines of care and services for the community. General Disclaimers Position requires physical effort, periods of sitting, standing, walking, bending and/or stooping, twisting, reaching and lifting, pushing or pulling of objects (generally <50 lbs). Will have standard exposure to patients in a hospital setting. Our hospital is a drug-free, smoke-free workplace. Successful candidate will be required to submit and pass drug and background screening. Ferry County Health does not discriminate in its hiring process the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, religion or religious creed, disability or handicap, sex or gender, gender identity and/or expression (including a transgender identity), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law. Retaliation is also prohibited. Ferry County Health will comply with state and federal laws such as RCW Chapter 49.60, Title IX, Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment and Rights Act, Executive Order 11246 and other similar laws that prohibit discrimination, all as amended. Ferry County Health is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer. COVID-19 considerations All visitors, including staff, are screened prior to entering any building on the campus. Barriers have been installed at all reception areas, and social distancing is in practice. Masks are mandatory on campus. Job Type: Full-time
Required Qualifications
General Certifications(ACLS,BLS/BCLS,PALS,NRP); Rehabilitation Certifications(ASHA,CHT,ACP Training )

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