Encompass Health Careers

Physical Therapist - Hospital based Outpatient clinic

Woburn, Massachusetts
Staff Physical Therapy Therapy


Job Description

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of New England

 

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of New England in Woburn, MA is a 200 bed acute physical rehabilitation hospital north of Boston, MA with on-site outpatient service. Part of the Encompass Health family, we are poised for exciting growth and we look forward to providing high levels of care for our patients.

 
Our Woburn, MA Outpatient Program primarily treats Neuro Rehab patients, such as:

  • Stroke
  • Brain Injury
  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Vestibular – Balance and Gait

In addition, we also provide card in the following areas:

  • Amputee
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Bioness - LE
  • FES Bike
  • Parkinson’s- Lee Silverman- BIG
  • Orthopedic and Sport Injuries
Our outpatient OT and SLP services provide extensive additional services such as:

Neuro Rehab, Cognitive Retraining, Bioness – UE, UE Robotics:In Motion, Myomo, Aphasia, Cognitive Retraining, Voice Therapy, Dysarthria, Fluency Disorders (stuttering), Swallowing/Dysphagia

 

Come see how we are changing people’s lives- everyday. Maybe you can too!

 

The Outpatient 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.

Our Outpatient therapists provide follow-up services for our discharged inpatients as well as numerous direct referrals from community resource, providing both orthopedic and neurologic conditions.

 
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.

 

Keywords: Physical Therapist, PT, outpatient rehab, orthopedics, outpatient, work hardening, outpatient neuro, rehab hospital, hospital based outpatient, 01801

 
Job Code: 100011

 

 
License or Certification:
 
- Must be in possession of current state license or certification 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 Master's degree program or accredited Bachelor's Degree program plus sufficient experience in the field.
 
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 Rehabilitation Way, Woburn 01801
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1917039