Physical Therapist 6/3/2020
Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY JOB SUMMARY: The staff Physical Therapist is responsible for the evaluation, treatment, and discharge of all patients referred for Physical Therapy services. The Physical Therapist is an integral healthcare provider accountable to assist the patient to their highest level of physical and cognitive function. The staff Physical Therapist will uphold the mission, vision, and values of Magee Rehabilitation.
Demonstrates initiative, originality, resourcefulness, and good judgment for devising treatment techniques, adaptive devices and completing all assigned duties.
Education: Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctoral Degree from an accredited Physical Therapy Program;
Licensures and Certifications: Valid Pennsylvania license in Physical Therapy. CPR certification required;
Experience: Two years clinical experience in adult rehabilitation as a Physical Therapist.
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation's best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.