HCA is dedicated to thegrowth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools andresources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking foran ambitious Physical Therapist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potentialhere!
At Swedish MedicalCenter, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety ofcomprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefitsincluding:
Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
Paid Personal Leave
401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
Identity Theft Protection discounts
Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
Do youhave the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have anexciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider ofhealthcare services as a Physical Therapist.
Physical therapists,sometimes called PTs, care for people of all ages who have functionalproblems resulting from back and neck injuries; sprains, strains, andfractures; arthritis; amputations; neurological disorders, such as stroke orcerebral palsy; injuries related to work and sports; and other conditions.Physical therapists use a variety of techniques to care for their patients.These techniques include exercises; training in functional movement, which mayinclude the use of equipment such as canes, crutches, wheelchairs, and walkers;and special movements of joints, muscles, and other soft tissue to improvemobility and decrease pain.
As a Physical therapist,you typically do the following:
You will review patients’ medical history and referrals or notes from doctors, surgeons, or other healthcare workers
You will diagnose patients’ functions and movements by observing them stand or walk and by listening to their concerns
Your role develops individualized plans of care for patients, outlining the patients’ goals and the expected outcomes of the plans
You will use exercises, stretching maneuvers, hands-on therapy, and equipment to ease patients’ pain, help them increase their mobility, prevent further pain or injury, and facilitate health and wellness
Your role evaluates and record a patients’ progress, modifying the plan of care and trying new treatments as needed
You educate patients and their families about what to expect from the recovery process and how to cope with challenges throughout the process
Graduate of an American Physical Therapy Association accredited school with a BS, MS, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy.
Employee must maintain an active Physical Therapy license in the State of Colorado.
Employee must have current certification in BLS for HealthCare Providers (in accordance with American Heart Association guidelines)
Successful completion of student clinical rotation or work experience in at least one of the following settings: acute care hospital, long-term acute care facility, skilled nursing facility, and/or acute rehabilitation setting.
Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA’s HealthONE, is locatedin the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of thecommunity for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensedbeds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team ofapproximately 2,000 dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20minutes, Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for themost advanced stroke treatment, and was the state’s first Joint Commissioncertified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as the region’sneurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider and is the area’s only level Itrauma facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center. Over 150facilities regularly transfer highly complex cases to Swedish.
SwedishMedical Center offers patients the highest quality care and the most advancedtechnologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty including adultand pediatric emergency, heart care, neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy andchildbirth, orthopedics and joint replacement, cancer care, gastroenterologyand liver care, gynecology and urology.
If you find this opportunitycompelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. Ifyou are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We areactively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equalopportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminateon the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexualorientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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Join our HealthONE family -- the largest healthcare system in the Denver metro area. Eight world-class hospitals. 40+ outpatient facilities. Countless opportunities.HealthONE is an equal opportunity employer.