Virginia Mason Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding
careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of
hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering
compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. VMFH
exists as a part of CommonSpirit Health, one of the largest
not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
We pride ourselves on excellence in service and hospitality by
contributing to the successes of our staff and patients. As a team
member at VMFH, you are provided unlimited opportunities for
personal and professional development along with great job
satisfaction. We would love for
you to come join our family!
As an interdisciplinary team member, conducts physical therapy
activities to help patients suffering from injury or disease to
restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or
limit permanent physical disabilities. Provides and coordinates
comprehensive physical therapy care to patients through the proper
utilization of evaluation, planning, education, and implementation
of a treatment plan in accordance with Physical Therapy Standards
Work includes indirect patient care activities such as;
documentation, scheduling, family training, attendance at rounds,
interaction with the Interdisciplinary Team, participation in staff
meetings, ordering supplies, and contributing to continuous quality
control and performance improvement.
Incumbents are also accountable for responding effectively to
legal, patient rights, safety, maintenance, and emergency
situations; participating in continuing education, staff
development, self-directed learning and overseeing the performance
of and providing performance feedback of staff, aides, students,
volunteers as requested.
Essential Job Duties:
- Performs patient assessment/data collection, interprets
findings and formulates treatment plans.
- Implements and updates therapeutic plan of care and treatment
based on patient needs throughout patient's course of care.
- Completes all required documentation, in an accurate and
thorough manner, of Physical Therapy treatment in accordance with
FHS documentation standard.
Education/Work Experience Requirements:
Graduation from an accredited Physical Therapy Program and
completion of Clinical Fieldwork. Knowledge and experience in
rehabilitation, orthopedic, medical/surgical settings that
demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge
Current Washington State license for Physical Therapy or a
Washington State Interim Permit (valid for a maximum 6 months
unless an extension is approved by the Department Director).
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS
CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.