HealthSouth Careers

Physical Therapist- 24 hours- part time! Mon, Wed, Fri

Tinton Falls, New Jersey
Therapy Staff


Job Description

HEALTHSOUTH of Tinton Falls is a 60 bed acute rehab hospital located in Monmouth County (GSP Exit 105).  We're celebrating over 10 years of excellence and are proud to receive recognition for ranking in the top 10% nationally for clinical outcomes by UDS-MR. 


Our hospital has a full complement of Therapists, Nurses, Neuropsychologists and Medical staff to offer the best possible outcomes for our patients. With an average length of stay between 1-3 weeks, we have the ability to get to know our patients and their families.


We are proud of the fact that about 80% of the patients admitted to HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls are discharged directly to their homes!


Joint Commission Certified for Disease-Specific Care for Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Hip Fracture Rehabilitation, Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Stroke Rehabilitation


** This part time Physical Therapist position will work Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm as well as a minimum of one weekend day per month. **


o    Amputee Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Burns Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Multiple Trauma Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Neurorehabilitation Program
 

o    Orthopedics Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program  


The Physical Therapist is part of a full team of rehabilitation specialists including Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Nursing and Medical staff providing therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines. In addition, the position:

  • Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmental relationships.
  • Requires competency in physical therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
  • Requires task delegation and supervision of physical therapist assistants and technicians.
  • Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.

Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

 

Benefits

To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more.




Keywords: Physical Therapist, PT, inpatient rehab, acute rehab, stroke, head injury, brain injury, orthopedics, outpatient, rehab hospital, TBI, CVA, Cardiopulmonary, spinal cord injury

Job Code: 100005

 
License or Certification:
 
- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.
 
- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.
 
Education, Training and Experience:
 
- Successful completion of a degree from an accredited Master's degree program or accredited Bachelor's Degree program plus sufficient experience in the field.
 
Physical Requirements:
 
- Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
 
- Ability to lift, lower, push, pull and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients.  Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.


Address: 2 Centre Plaza, Tinton Falls 07724
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1717079