Job Description

Location: Tempe St. Luke's Hospital
Posted Date: 1/4/2023

$10,000 Sign On Bonus for experienced Physical Therapists*

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is a 74-bed full-service hospital. Located in the heart of Tempe, near Arizona State University, the hospital offers a broad range of medical services and accredited physicians to care for a diverse and dynamic community. Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is equipped with sophisticated medical technology, features all private rooms, electronic health records and wireless Internet access. The hospital’s experienced team of doctors and nurses work together to provide expert care and the best possible patient experience. To learn more about Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital, click here: Tempe St. Luke's Hospital

Position Title: Physical Therapist

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.
  • Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician.
  • Assists patients to reach maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of capabilities.
  • May provide direction to licensed and non-licensed personnel.

Requirements:

  • The Highest education level, minimum High School diploma or equivalent
  • Current State Physical Therapy Licensure, graduate of an approved school of Physical Therapy or graduate of accredited college or university with a certificate in PT, OT or ST.
  • Current BLS (CPR) certification.
  • Four (4) to eight (8) hours of specific stroke education annually, as assigned
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Knowledge of physical medicine, physical therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology.
  • Knowledge of physical therapy machine operation, maintenance, and repairs of same.

Preferences:

  • Three or more years of previous experience in all aspects of physical therapy
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing

Benefits Offered:

We have many plans with various deductibles, which can cover individuals or families, so you can customize a plan that will work for you! Steward Health Care works with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to provide affordable health insurance for our employees in benefit eligible positions. Our Health Plans Highlights are:

  • Deductibles will not apply to services provided by a Steward provider (Tier 1).
  • Office visits copays will be $0 when a member uses a Steward Provider (Tier 1).
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse office visits will be $0 for all In-Network providers (Tier1, Tier 2, and Tier 3).

Other Benefits provided:

  • Dental, Vision, Health Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Short Term and Long-Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Shift Differential, Tuition Reimbursement, and more.

Steward Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer

*2+ years of experience as PT needed to qualify and 18 month commitment required

Application Instructions

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