WakeMed Health & Hospitals Physical Therapist, Staff-Outpatient Rehab(full-time) in Raleigh, North Carolina

Physical Therapist, Staff-Outpatient Rehab(full-time)

Job ID #: 29124

Campus:

WakeMed Medical Park

Job Category:

Physical Therapy

Department:

Outpatient Rehab - 29_7090

Employment Type:

Full-Time

Shift:

Day

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About WakeMed

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated Magnet by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children’s Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children’s Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed’s team of more than 8,200 employees, 250 employed physicians, 1,500 volunteers, 1,200 affiliated physicians use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health

Position Information

The Physical Therapist provides physical therapy services by evaluating patients, establishing and implementing effective treatment plans with functional treatment goals, providing patient education and exercise/activity programs, constructing appropriate orthotic devices and educating in use of adaptive equipment. Position is responsible for observing, evaluating and documenting the results of treatment interventions and modify treatment plan accordingly and provides age specific direct patient care according to the unit's scope of service. The primary setting for this position is Raleigh Medical Park and may be required to cover other areas of the WakeMed Rehab Continuum as needed. Populations served include post-surgical and general orthopedics, multi-trauma and debility for both adults and pediatric populations.

Experience Requirements :

2 Years Related Position Experience Preferred

Education Required :

Bachelor's Degree Physical Therapy Required - And Master's Degree Physical Therapy Preferred

Licensure/Certification Requirements :

Licensed Physical Therapist Required - And Maintain Vehicle Operator Insurability Preferred

Hours of Work :

must include appts until 5:30

Weekend Requirements :

No Weekends

Call Requirements :

none