Physical Therapist

Kaiser Permanente Tacoma , WA 98402

Posted 2 months ago

Description:

This full time

position is split between two facilities, with two ten hour days per week each

at the Steele Street Medical Center and the Puyallup Medical Center.

Provide comprehensive evaluation of assigned patients condition and develop goal-oriented treatment programs designed to bring patient to a normal or optimum state of health and functioning. Provide and document a course of treatment. May require local travel.

Essential Responsibilities:

Provides physical therapy observation, evaluative testing, and assessment. Develops, provides, and documents a clinically and age appropriate course of treatment based on evaluation.

Displays good judgement in implementation of treatment plan. Uses therapeutic procedures including patient/caregiver education in an appropriate and competent manner.Contributes to the efficiency and productivity of the organization by managing own workload autonomously (scheduling, consultation, participation in non-direct patient care activities as needed or assigned).Remains current in recent development of PT/OT techniques and procedures per specialist/generalist practice areas.Maintains effective written and verbal communication with patient, are providers and other members of the health care team; and documents according to Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington/department standards.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

Minimum one (1) year of rehabilitative experience.

Education

Bachelor's degree in physical therapy from an accredited school of physical therapy.

License, Certification, Registration

Washington State Physical Therapy License is required by date of hire/transfer.

Additional Requirements:

N/A

Preferred Qualifications:

Ortho, Neuro or Geriatric experience. Master's degree in physical therapy.

Primary Location: Washington,Tacoma,Steele Street Medical Center 9505 S.

Steele St. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays:

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 7:15 AM Working Hours End: 5:45 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status:

Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: SEIU Therapist Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category:

Rehab Services Specialty: Physical / Occupational Therapy Department: Kaiser Permanente Physical Therapy Department Travel:

No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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