Find what you're looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Physical Therapist in Lakewood, WA\.
We are seeking a Physical Therapist to perform independent evaluations for musculoskeletal and neurological patients, formulates treatment plans and goals for all patients seen in department\.
In this position you will:
- Perform physical therapy evaluations\.
- Interpret and manage referrals from medical providers\.
- Perform physical therapy procedures\.
- Perform physical therapy modalities\.
- Instruct patients on in\-home programs\.
- Schedule follow up visits for patients on computer system\.
- Document physical therapy evaluations and progress notes in medical charts\.
- Work at varied clinic locations as needed\.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Graduate of an APTA approved physical therapy program\.
- Completion of a clinical internship\.
- Current, permanent Washington State licensure to practice physical therapy\.
- Advanced training in evidence based physical therapy practice\.
- BLS certification within 1 month of hire\.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Previous experience in ambulatory setting\.
Pacific Medical Center Lakewood Clinic:
The patient population we care for is culturally and clinically diverse, creating a stimulating and rewarding workplace\. Our strong team environment and mission allow us to provide friendly services that focus on the highest quality patient care\. PacMed's compensation and competitive benefits package will support and enhance a lifelong career\.
The Lakewood clinic was established to meet the needs of retired military families who prefer non\-military medical treatment\. With nearly 35,000 military beneficiaries living within a ten\-minute drive of the Lakewood clinic and a secondary concentration of eligible residents in Lakewood itself, the clinic's services are expected to expand\. Currently, the clinic offers Primary Care, Behavioral Health, interpreter services and access to PacMed's growing network of outpatient clinics throughout the greater Seattle and Puget Sound area\.
Lakewood is located just south of Tacoma and boasts a population of nearly 60,000\. Continuing a long history with nearby military bases, the City of Lakewood has been designated as host community for Joint Base Lewis\-McChord\. Scenic beauty abounds in Lakewood\. The community is home to numerous lakes and streams and enjoys breathtaking views of majestic Mt\. Rainier\. Opportunities for outdoor recreation abound\.
The Lakewood clinic is part of Pacific Medical Centers' expanding a network of outpatient clinics providing primary and specialty care to the greater Seattle area and employing more than 150 providers representing most medical specialties\. Pacific Medical Centers is affiliated with Providence Health & Services, which operates 28 exceptional not\-for\-profit hospitals and more than 350 clinics across the West\. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice provider opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, Pacific Medical Centers and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models\. Find what you are looking for in your next practice opportunity with Pacific Medical Centers\! Learn more at www\.pacmed\.org/providerjobs\.
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Our mission is to provide respectful, high\-quality, patient\-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve\.
Pacific Medical Centers \(PacMed\) is a private, not‐for‐profit, multi‐specialty healthcare network in the Puget Sound region\. Our 9 convenient locations are staffed by a comprehensive network of more than 150 primary and specialty care professionals who are committed to providing the highest\-quality medical care and to developing a compassionate, long\-term relationship with each patient we serve\. Our personalized, patient\-centric system empowers and provides patientswith freedom and choices to partner in their care\. We provide immediate access to cutting\-edge technology, first\-class facilities and board\-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among "Seattle's Best Doctors\.", PacMed is committed to providing physical activity and wellness opportunities for our employees\. We have been honored as a 2014 Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association's Fit\-Friendly Worksites Recognition program\.
Job Category: Physical Therapy
Req ID: 149633