Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Adult Day Health in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (PT) (Physical Medicine Clinic, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence ElderPlace in Seattle, Washington. 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.

We are seeking an experienced and independent PT to join our team of caregivers who provide assessment and treatment in both clinic and home based settings. PTs are an integral part of the Elderplace program, working to maintain participants with the highest level of independent mobility and ADLs in community settings.

In this position you will:

  • Provide initial and annual participant evaluations in accordance with PACE regulations.

  • Work closely with the Interdisciplinary Team to establish treatment goals and plans of care that optimize participant safety and mobility.

  • Provide education to participants, caregivers and families.

  • Utilize software systems for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members.

  • Use critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and your ability to make independent decisions.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors, Masters, or Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited school

  • Current Physical Therapy (PT) licensure in Washington State

  • Valid driver's license

  • Current auto liability insurance

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • One year experience in a therapist capacity in a hospital, skilled nursing facility or other related medical field

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Knowledge and experience working with a geriatric population preferred

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence ElderPlace is conveniently located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physical Therapy

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 199980