Job Description

Location: Tempe St. Luke's Hospital
Posted Date: 6/21/2021

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is a 74-bed full-service hospital. Located in the heart of Tempe, near Arizona State University, the hospital offers a broad range of medical services and accredited physicians to care for a diverse and dynamic community. Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is equipped with sophisticated medical technology, features all private rooms, electronic health records and wireless Internet access. The hospital’s experienced team of doctors and nurses work together to provide expert care and the best possible patient experience. To learn more about Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital, click here: Tempe St. Luke's Hospital

Position Title: Physical Therapist

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.
  • Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician.
  • Assists patients to reach maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of capabilities.
  • May provide direction to licensed and non-licensed personnel.

Requirements:

  • Current State Physical Therapy Licensure, graduate of an approved school of Physical Therapy or graduate of accredited college or university with a certificate in PT, OT or ST.
  • Current BLS (CPR) certification.
  • Four to eight hours of specific stroke education annually, as assigned
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Knowledge of physical medicine, physical therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology.
  • Knowledge of physical therapy machine operation, maintenance, and repairs of same.

Preferences:

  • Three or more years of previous experience in all aspects of physical therapy
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing

Steward Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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