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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physical Therapist PRN in Lone Tree, Colorado

HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Physical Therapist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a Physical Therapist.

Physical therapists, sometimes called /PTs/, care for people of all ages who have functional problems resulting from back and neck injuries; sprains, strains, and fractures; arthritis; amputations; neurological disorders, such as stroke or cerebral 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 may include the use of equipment such as canes, crutches, wheelchairs, and walkers; and special movements of joints, muscles, and other soft tissue to improve mobility 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 Qualifications needed: * 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 or ARC 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.

Sky Ridge Medical Center, founded in 2003 is a full service, destination hospital with 284 beds in Lone Tree, CO. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and world-class service. We offer compassionate care through our patient-centered programs, which include: adult and pediatric ERs, comprehensive Cancer Center, pregnancy and childbirth in our Women’s Hospital - the largest birth center in CO, Spine and Total Joint Center – largest in CO, and a new advanced Wound Care Center. Think world class care with superior clinical outcomes… close to home.

With a reach that covers Highlands Ranch, Lone Tree, Parker, Castle Rock and Littleton, as well as Douglas and southern Arapahoe counties, Sky Ridge has become the hospital of choice for thousands. Our Level III trauma center, 1,200 physicians and around-the-clock emergency care and orthopedic surgeons available 24/7, is ready to meet the demands of the community. We strive to go beyond your expectations in service to you and your family.

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

/We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status./

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Physical Therapist PRN

Location: Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08936-100842

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