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No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
5/17/2019
Job Category:
Physical Therapy
Physical Therapist - Outpatient
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Ascension Health | Elwood, IN
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Job Description

We Are Hiring

Physical Therapist - Outpatient, Full-time, Dayshift, Occasional Weekends

St Vincent Mercy, 1331 South A Street - Elwood, IN

What You Will Do:

As a Full-time Day Shift Physical Therapist at St.Vincent Mercy, you will offer a wide range of traditional and highly specialized outpatient therapy services for medical conditions affecting adults. You will apply evidence-based treatment and evaluation strategies for a wide range of patient diagnoses and use the latest technologies to aid in the patient's recovery.

Why Join the St Vincent Family? St. Vincent Health is one of the largest employers in the state of Indiana with more than 13,000 associates, meaning whatever your specialization and whatever your professional goals - the sky is the limit . Join our legacy of changing lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality rehabilitation services.

* Culture of teamwork: Shine on your own, with the support of a multidisciplinary team
* Ongoing support: Continuing education and training, tuition assistance, technology and more
* Advancement: Professional development to build skills
* Healthcare leader: Progressive, stable faith based company with over 100 years of experience in delivering care and commitment to clinical excellence

If you're looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future; join our Rehab team at St Vincent Mercy!



Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana's largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women's and children's health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

What You Will Do

As a Physical Therapist with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the opportunity to evaluate and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs.

Responsibilities:

* Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition.
* Establishes, revises and evaluates a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family.
* Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard physical therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.
* Oversees activities of physical therapy assistants, students and other support personnel.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):
* Certified BLS Provider obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
* Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy (RPT) credentialed from the Indiana Physical Therapy Committee obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Or Temporary Permit obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. If hired with Temporary Permit, must pass boards and obtain RPT credential within 4 Months (120 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* Diploma
* Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred



Work Experience:

* None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

About Ascension Health

The Ascension Health Exchange is a collection of online Communities designed to facilitate sharing and foster innovation and quality improvement across Ascension Health. The Exchange provides an interactive suite of tools that support Ascension Health's Strategic Direction. In our Strategic Direction, we will fulfill our promise to those we serve by delivering Healthcare That Works, Is Safe and Leaves No One Behind, for life. Through this Call to Action, we will strive to provide access for all to care that is safe and clinically excellent in ways that satisfy patients, associates and physicians. This will be made possible by: Inspired people - a model community of Mission-centered associates whose physical, spiritual and professional needs are met; Trusted partnerships - relationships with others who have compatible values and whose services complement and support our own; Empowering knowledge - creating a connected ministry that uses technology to ensure our best thinking and practices are available to every patient, and Vital presence - we will be where we are needed, how we are needed to be there. Together we will realize our Vision and transform healthcare. The Exchange is available to associates and partners of Ascension Health only. TO REGISTER: Click the Become a Member button on the left column of this page, accept the Terms & Conditions policy, and complete the registration form. Registrations are processed manually and are not instantaneous. You will receive an email confirming your registration by the end of the business day. IF YOU HAVE ALREADY REGISTERED: Enter your userID (typically, this is your full email address) and password in the fields located in the upper left column of this page, and click Go. IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PASSWORD: Click the Forgot Your Password button on the left column of this page and follow the instructions.