To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition into our organization, we will also offer up to a $10,000 and a $5,000 relocation assistance if applicable. Experience is required to receive these bonuses.
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Physical Therapist Lead.
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
You know how to move fast. You know how to stay organized. You know how to have fun.
You’re equally comfortable with communication, supervising/managing, medical terminology and patient care.
You’re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to support our Inpatient Team. The conditions treated include orthopedic, stroke, trauma, cardiac, general medical and ICU patients needing early mobility.
Platte Valley Medical Center is a partner of SCL Health which is a nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed community hospital is proud to offer comprehensive, integrated care focused on holistic health. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, we’ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together we’ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We’ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
We’ll laugh at each other’s jokes (even the bad ones). We’ll hello and high five. We’ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
We’re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As a Physical Therapist Lead you need to know how:
The Acute Care Lead Physical Therapist is someone who exhibits a high degree of clinical expertise and mentoring skills. He/She carries out the duties described below in addition to the clinical duties and job description of a staff Physical Therapist.
The Acute Care Lead PT assists the Inpatient Rehab Supervisor with managing various clinical responsibilities including, but not necessarily limited to: Serving as a clinical expert resource for other therapists.
Assisting in development of staff competency tools and testing, Coordinating staff in-services and education, Helping to determine education needs and goals of the department.
Aiding with program development including but not limited to Early Mobility. Assisting with new employee orientation tasks As a Physical Therapist, the acute care PT lead carries out physical therapy evaluations and treatments for hospital inpatients and corresponding documentation.
He/She participates in patient education, department budget and equipment planning, program development and department charting, charging and scheduling activities. He/She works independently with limited supervision.
Core competencies: Compliance and computerized annual required education (Oracle Learning); additional competencies as defined by Inpatient Rehab Supervisor and/or Department Director.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
B.S., B.A., Masters, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy required.
The Acute Care Lead Therapist must hold a current license to practice physical therapy in the State of Colorado.
CPR/BLS required by completion of the unit-specific orientation and before working independently.
At least 3 years of experience in acute care clinical physical therapy and a relevant specialty certification preferred.
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a Physical Therapist Lead on our team we hope you’ll join us. At SCL Health you’ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
SCL Health, now Intermountain Health, is a leading nonprofit organization and health system providing high-quality care to our patients and communities in Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming.
We are a team of more than 60,000 caregivers with a shared goal: to make a difference in our communities by putting our patients and families first, believing that fully engaged caregivers are the foundation of exceptional patient care.
Whether you want to start a new career path, take on a greater challenge, or find more flexibility, Intermountain Health offers a variety of diverse opportunities to put you on the path to a rewarding lifetime career.