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Physical Therapist (PT)

Select Medical Des Moines, IA
  • Expired: August 22, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Critical Illness Recovery Hospital

Physical Therapist (PT)
PRN Week Days (Days may vary)


Who we are:
At Select Specialty/Regency Hospitals, a division of Select Medical, we care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. Select Medical employs over 48,000 people across the country and provides quality care to approximately 70,000 patients each and every day across our four divisions.

Our mission is to provide an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. Each employee plays a vital role in doing that by living our cultural behaviors - celebrating success, owning the future, being patient-centered, creating change, thinking first and building trust.

Do you love the challenge of working with medically complex patients? Do you thrive on collaboration? Are you committed to delivering an excellent patient experience? If you answered 'yes', consider an opportunity with us.
Your responsibilities:

We are looking for valued employees who will be Champions of the Select Medical Way, which includes putting the patient first, helping to improve quality of life for the community in which you live and work, continuing to develop and welcome new ideas, providing high-quality care and doing well by doing what is right.

Using discretion and independent judgment, you will assist patients and their families in coping with the unpredictability of illness within the context of the hospital environment.
+ Performing initial and ongoing systematic patient assessment.
+ Providing timely and accurate documentation.
+ Promoting continuous quality improvement.
+ Teaching and counseling patients/families.
+ Setting goals and developing treatment plans.
+ Working cooperatively as an ancillary interdisciplinary team member to identify and solve patient-specific and facility-wide needs.

How you will be successful in this environment:

You will demonstrate an understanding of patient needs, ensuring that each patient feels informed and understood, as well as heard. You are passionate about providing superior quality care and you are an inventive problem solver who thrives in a dynamic environment.
+ You have a current state licensure as a Physical Therapist.
+ Possessing a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
+ Critical Care experience in a hospital setting is a plus!
+ Having a positive, compassionate and customer-service oriented attitude.

Your benefits as a Physical Therapist (PT):

Select Medical strives to provide our employees with a solid work-life balance, as we understand that happy employees have both fulfilling careers and meaningful lives beyond our doors.
+ The opportunity to care for complex, critically ill patients in a compassionate environment.
+ An extensive and thorough 6-week orientation program.
+ Work jointly with an interdisciplinary team, including a strong clinical team and experienced rehab team to assist patients in regaining their independence.
+ Develop collaborative relationships with patients and their families.
+ Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Days (EID).
+ Health, Dental, and Vision insurance; Life insurance; Prescription coverage.
+ A 401(k) retirement plan with company match.
+ Short and Long Term Disability.
+ Personal and Family Medical Leave.
We'd love for you to join our team!

EOE

ID: 106721
Street 2: 1111 6th Ave, 4th Flr Main
External Company URL: www.selectmedical.com
Street: SSH Des Moines

Select Medical

Address

Des Moines, IA
50312 USA