Location: LEE Health
Department: Rehab Services Centralized Positions
2776 Cleveland Ave
Shift: Shift 1
8:00:00 AM to 4:00:00 PM
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Work Type: Full Time
Are you a new graduate Physical Therapist looking for that perfect first job to start your career?
Lee Health is looking for talented and caring NEW GRADUATE Physical Therapists to join our AMAZING team in one of our ROTATION THERAPIST positions.
Our Rotation Therapist positions are fully benefited and salaried positions geared towards helping you get a solid foundation to your career. Our Rotation Therapists are provided with special clinical mentorship and get 4 to 6 month assignments to get valuable clinical experience in the areas of Acute Care, Inpatient Rehab, Outpatient, Skilled Nursing/Sub-acute and Home Health. They are the perfect way to get a solid foundation to your career!
To meet our growing needs, we are offering an exceptional hiring incentive package for qualified candidates selected to join our team!
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.