PeaceHealth is seeking a
Physical Therapist for a
1.0 full time equivalent
Non:Exempt position. This position will be working
Day shift with shift durations of
Come experience Ketchikan, AK, a friendly, community:oriented island in scenic Southeast Alaska, just an hour and a half flight from Seattle
PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center is seeking a Physical Therapist to join our relationship centered Therapy team. We provide a full complement of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech including Acute Inpatient Rehab, Transitional Care Unit, Home Health and Outpatient Rehab.
As a Physical Therapist you will treat a variety of diagnosis while partnering with other members of the acute medical care team includingoccuptaional therapists, speech pathologists, physicians, nurses, social workers, the diabetes educator and registered dietician to provide the Therapy plan of care. Our therapists provide hour long evaluations, one to one patient care and determine treatment time as needed.
Ketchikan Alaska is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, those who love the arts, or someone who just wants a quiet, slower:paced life. Enjoy our beautiful surroundings, abundant wildlife, and great opportunities for hiking, fishing, boating, and more. We have excellent schools and a strong local economy. This vibrant city at the southern tip of the Alaskan panhandle calls itself the Salmon Capital of the World. Wildlife abounds, from bald eagles and bears to orcas and humpback whales.
Requirements: Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate from a Physical Therapy program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, current Physical Therapist license and (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
Apply your heart and spirit to your therapy career
Job Description with complete list of duties will be provided.
PeaceHealth proudly offers:
* Competitive compensation and benefits package
* Relocation assistance
* Continuing Education
* Loan forgiveness via the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program
Please apply online to be considered.
For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship : the spirit of health.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission:driven work environment To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the
Ketchikan, AK community our homepage: peacehealth/careers.
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PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center (301)
PT, OT, Speech Therapy