Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (Physical Therapy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchroage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
Current license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of Alaska.
BLS required within 30 days of hire.
In this position you will:
Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate physical therapy under the prescription of a physician licensed in the State of Alaska.
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs, changes, overall condition of patient, and determine future levels of care.
Contact vendors for durable medical equipment needs
Assist in coordinating discharge plan.
Document evaluation, plan, care delivered and outcomes according to hospital and department standards.
Provide patient, family and community education.
Demonstrate safe use and knowledge of equipment in home department.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.