Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (Physical Therapy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate physical therapy under the prescription of a physician licensed in the State of Alaska
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs, changes, overall condition of patient, and determine future levels of care
Contact vendors for durable medical equipment needs
Assist in coordinating discharge plan
Document evaluation, plan, care delivered and outcomes according to hospital and department standards
Provide patient, family and community education
Demonstrate safe use and knowledge of equipment in home department
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's, Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Current license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of Alaska
BLS required within 30 days of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation's best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state's largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
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