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Physical Therapist - Gulf Coast Medical Center

Job Details

Location:
Fort Myers, FL

Category:
Rehabilitation

Type:
Full Time

Schedule:
Days

Job Ref:
12821

Location: Gulf Coast Medical Center

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Department: Rehabilitation Services

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Workdays/Nights: Days

13681 Doctor's Way

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Shift: Shift 1

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Fort Myers, FL 33912

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Work Type: Full Time

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Exempt: No

Job Summary

Are you a caring, compassionate Physical Therapist who loves providing exceptional patient care in a team-oriented setting? 

When you join Lee Health as a PT, you will feel welcomed, valued and respected. Enjoy a culture designed to encourage work-life balance, continuous education, and clinical excellence.

Lee Health offers YOU:

    • An environment of Caring People, Inspiring Health
    • Recently ENHANCED PAY RATES
    • Up to $17,500 HIRING INCENTIVE, if eligible
    • Exceptional Benefits package that includes access to holistic services, up to 5% retirement match, CEU Reimbursement, free MedBridge subscription, PSLF loan forgiveness program, and more
    • Expense paid on-site interview
    • Unique program opportunities, including Orthopedic Residency Program for PTs and New graduate PT Rotation Program
    • Leadership and growth opportunities
    • Career Satisfaction Jennys video as Lee Health PT

Areas of Practice:

  • ACUTE CARE: Lee Memorial Hospital, Cape Coral Hospital, Gulf Coast Medical Center, Healthpark Medical Center
  • SPECIALTY HOSPITALS: The Inpatient Rehab Hospital, Golisano Children's Hospital
  • POST ACUTE: Gulf Coast Skilled Nursing Unit, Lee Memorial Skilled Nursing Unit, Healthpark Care Center (SNF)
  • OUTPATIENT: 13 Outpatient Adult Clinics, 5 Outpatient Pediatric Clinics
  • HOME HEALTH: South, Central and North regions

Note: Qualified Physical Therapists who complete the application will be contacted for a phone or video interview to begin the process.

The Physical Therapist (PT) position is responsible for examining, evaluating and testing individuals with mechanical, physiological and developmental impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities or other health and movement-related conditions in order to determine a diagnosis, prognosis and plan of treatment intervention, and assess the ongoing effects of intervention. The PT is also responsible for alleviating impairments, functional limitations and disabilities by designing, implementing and modifying treatment interventions. Additional responsibilities include reducing the risk of injury, impairment, functional limitation and disability, as well as, the promotion and maintenance of fitness, health and wellness in populations of all ages. The PT is engaged in administration, consultation, education and research. The PT is expected to conduct themselves in an effective professional behavior manner. The attributes, characteristics or behaviors required for success in this job include: critical thinking, communication, problem solving, interpersonal skills, responsibility, professionalism, use of constructive feedback, effective use of time and resources, stress management, and commitment to learning.

Job Requirements


Educational Requirements
Required:

  • Bachelor's in Physical Therapy
Additional Requirements:
  • none
Experience
Required:
  • none
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
Required:
  • Physical Therapist License
Additional Requirements:
  • none
Certifications/Registration Requirements
Required:
  • none

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