Encompass Health Careers

Physical Therapist- Acute Rehab Hospital

Tinton Falls, New Jersey
Staff Physical Therapy Therapy


Job Description

 

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls A Joint Venture of Encompass Health and Monmouth Medical Center 


Encompass Health of  Tinton Falls, NJ is a 65 bed acute rehabilitation hospital located on the shore of Southern NJ, just 45 minutes from NYC!


We Proudly Display our Gold Seal of Approval for Cardiac, Pulmonary, Stroke, Brain Injury, Hip Fracture, and Parkinson's Disease Rehabilitation.

This Gold Seal of Approval™ from Joint Commission is a direct reflection of our commitment to provide comprehensive treatment programs to help patients reach maximum outcomes.


Our acute rehab hospital treats adults across a wide-array of diagnoses who are recovering from a recent and often significant medical event.


Our patients come to us just days out of surgery or the ICU and spend 1-3 weeks on average at our hospital receiving hospital level medical care and therapy services in preparation to return home to their families. We have experience therapy, medical and nursing staff to learn from to help make you a better physical therapist!


We are changing lives every day! Come be a part of the great work that we do!



** Physical Therapist: Monday- Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm **


Our adult acute rehabilitation hospital offers the following inpatient specialty programs:

Amputee Rehabilitation Program
 

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Program
 

Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program
 

Burns Rehabilitation Program
 

Multiple Trauma Rehabilitation Program
 

Neurorehabilitation Program
 

Orthopedics Rehabilitation Program
 

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program
 

Stroke Rehabilitation Program

 

The Physical Therapist is part of a full team of rehabilitation specialists including Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Nursing and Medical staff providing therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines. 


In addition, the position:

Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmental relationships.

Requires competency in physical therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.

Requires task delegation and supervision of physical therapist assistants and technicians.

Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.


Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success – You will attend in-house as well as external educational programs with numerous on-line courses many eligible for CEU credits. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

 
Benefits

To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more all effective day one of employment. Plus we offer a monthly loan payment program after only one year of employment.

 
Job Code: 100011
 

Keywords: Physical Therapist, PT, inpatient rehab, acute rehab, stroke, head injury, brain injury, orthopedics, outpatient, rehab hospital, TBI, CVA, Cardiopulmonary, spinal cord injury

 
License or Certification: 

- Must be in possession of current state license or on or before the first day of employment. 


- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy. 


Education, Training and Experience: 

- Successful completion of a degree from an accredited Physical Therapy degree program.


Physical Requirements:  

- Good visual acuity and ability to communicate. 

- Ability to lift, lower, push, pull and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients.  Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.



Address: 2 Centre Plaza, Tinton Falls 07724
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1910856