Catholic Health Initiatives Physical Therapist in OMAHA, Nebraska

Physical Therapist

Description

As a Physical Therapist, your success is measured by outcomes. You directly help your patients restore function, improve mobility, prevent or limit physical disabilities, and promote their overall fitness and health. You work hard to make sure they are able to live their lives to the fullest. That’s a pretty important job and that’s why are looking for passionate PT’s to join our team.

What you’ll do:

  • Conduct patient evaluations

  • Develop appropriate individual treatment plans

  • Comprehensive discharge planning for physical therapy patients

  • Help patients prevent, manage, and improve their conditions

  • Evaluate patient outcomes to determine effectiveness of treatments

  • Specializes pelvic health/ women's health

Why you want to work with us:

  • Nationally accredited inpatient/outpatient physical rehabilitation center

  • The only health system in the world to be triple accredited in care for chest pain, heart failure and atrial fibrillation by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.

  • One of only four Trauma Centers in the U.S. that have earned the Joint Comm. accreditation in Orthopedic Trauma

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy School with any of the following degrees or combination of these degrees: BS, MS, MPT or DPT

  • Must be licensed in the State of Nebraska or Iowa as a Physical Therapist

  • BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following: American Red Cross: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute: CPR, PRO, must say “Professional Level-with AED”, and American Heart Association: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location NEBRASKA-OMAHA-CUMC-BERGAN MERCY

Daily Schedule 8:00A-5:30P

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0171955

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.