Physical Therapist - Inpatient

Job Description

 Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital

189 May Street, Worcester, MA  01602


Hiring Physical Therapists - Full Time, Part Time & Per Diem - Days 


BE THE CONNECTION - Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital, Worcester, MA  01602

Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital is a 110 bed acute rehabilitation hospital, owned by Encompass Health and UMass Medical Center located in Worcester, MA. We are a dedicated physical rehabilitation hospital staffed with Physicians, Therapists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Physicians and other professional staff to consistently offer the best possible outcomes for our patients.

 If you want to become a great Physical Therapist- we can get you there!


 Are you working with patients just days out of surgery or the ICU when you have the greatest chance to make a lasting impact in their recovery from a major and significant medical event?

Are your patients getting better and returning home in just 1-3 weeks?

Are you working side by side with multiple experienced PTs, OTs, Speech Therapists, Nurses and medical staff every day?

** If not, then you need to talk to us! **

Nearly 80 percent of our patients are discharged directly home after extensive rehab and medical care at an Encompass Health Hospital! Using standard and advanced technologies we are proud of the success we have been able to achieve with our patients.  

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


 In your role as a Physical Therapist (PT), you’ll be the connection between the additional one-on-one time we enjoy with each patient and the progress they make. Following them throughout their stay, you’ll work with a variety of technologies and experience unprecedented growth opportunities within your chosen field. Get to know your patients and help them reach their goals while pursuing some of your own, as part of national post-acute care leader Encompass Heath.


What Makes Encompass Health Careers Different—and Better:

 Working at Fairlawn/Encompass Health means being part of something special: A team that is passionate about making an impact on patients’ lives each day. As you help patients achieve goals and regain independence from an acute injury, you can form significant relationships with them and celebrate the successes they experience along the way.

 Our culture of compassion and collaboration is founded on more than just the care we provide our patients; it is expressed in the values we live. We encourage and empower each employee to keep learning and growing by providing the resources to deliver a better way to care. At Encompass Health, you’ll join a team that is committed to setting the standard for better healthcare with this engaging opportunity:


We are proud that we hold 4 Gold Seal Joint Commission Certifications recognizing Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital as a Center of Excellence for Stroke, Amputee, Brain Injury and Parkinson’s Disease Rehabilitation.  

Additionally, we provide advanced inpatient acute rehabilitation for

Balance and vestibular rehabilitation


Cardiac care

Hip fracture

Multiple trauma

Neurological disorders


Pain management


Post-surgical recovery for medically complex individuals

Spasticity management

Position Requirements:


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.

Minimum Qualifications -

  • Successful completion of an accredited Master's Degree program, or accredited Bachelor's Degree program plus sufficient experience in the field.


Address: 189 May Street, Worcester 01602
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 2313856