Job Description Summary: PMC is looking for a Physical Therapist to join our rehabilitation team and provide therapy and rehabilitations services to patients. PMC is searching for a highly motivated PT with the ability to work independently, have excellent communication and time management skills – who wants to make a difference on a daily basis for the population we serve. The PT will service a wide range of patient injuries and age groups, who is always ready to learn new techniques to further patient care. The PT is a professional who encourages and inspires their patients to work toward greater independence and recovery and works as an integral member of the patient care team.
Responsibilities Include: o Ability to perform an appropriate assessment on all patients as related to the therapy requested and provided and reassessments as per policy. o Able to assess patient pain interfering with optimal level of function or participation in rehabilitation; makes appropriate physician contact for intervention. o Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors. o Interacts professionally with patient/family and involves patient/family in the formation of the plan of care. Communicates appropriately and clearly to physicians, staff and administrative team. o Coordinates and directs patient care to ensure patients’ needs are met and hospital policy is followed. o Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: o State of Alaska Physical Therapist licensure or eligible required. Graduate of an approved Physical Therapy program o Previous clinical/rehab experience preferred but not required o This position demands rigorous attention to detail and a high level of professionalism. We are looking for a friendly, customer service oriented individual who can work well with the general public, coworkers, and professional staff o Is a full time, 40 hours per week position and may include weekends with flexible staffing/scheduling a possibility with the growth of the rehab department.
To Apply: Please go to www.pmcak.org and complete the application process
Websites: Petersburg Medical Center: https://www.pmcak.org/ Petersburg Chamber of Commerce: https://www.petersburg.org/ Petersburg School District: https://www.pcsd.us/ Borough of Petersburg: https://www.ci.petersburg.ak.us/