Catholic Health Initiatives PHYSICAL THERAPIST in OMAHA, Nebraska

PHYSICAL THERAPIST

Description

Position Type: Regular

Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80

Primary Location: NE > OMAHA > IMMANUEL

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

  • Department float between IP Acute, IP Rehab, OP and Aquatics settings

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 Commission accreditation in Orthopedic Trauma

Qualifications

Requirements:

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

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

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

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location NEBRASKA-OMAHA-IMMANUEL

Daily Schedule 8 hour shifts

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0198427

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.