Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is hiring a highly motivated physical therapist. This candidate should possess 2-3 years of experience. The position is a split position between Stephen Klein Wellness center and Art Museum location. The position includes, but is not limited to the following essential functions.
Evaluation and treatment
Ability to collaborate with members of the interdisciplinary team in order to provide patient centered care
Ambitious with a dedication to creating value for the patient through the implementation of quality treatment techniques and efficient care
Contributes to program development through marketing and relationship building with potential referral sources
Keep abreast of the field and maintaining best practice by reading current literature, collaboration with other colleagues and participation in professional conferences.
Works closely with clinical staff, assistants, support staff, students and volunteers
Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the organization
Current Pennsylvania State Licensure as an Physical Therapist
2- year experience preferred
Continuing Education requirements current per state licensure requirements
CPR Certification required
Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 full and part-time students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.
As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.