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About us: Lovelace Women’s Hospital is New Mexico’s first and only hospital dedicated to women’s health. Our patients choose Lovelace Women’s Hospital because it’s a name they trust. Whether we come alongside them for a birthing experience or breast cancer treatment, our primary goal is to offer them exceptional care. For eight consecutive years, Lovelace Women’s Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare Magazine as one of the best places to work in healthcare in the nation.
Lovelace Women’s Hospital is hiring a Physical Therapist - Inpatient Orthopedic Care
Primary treatment emphasis will be on inpatient orthopedic care, with the opportunity for program development in Women’s Health specialty areas. The Physical Therapist is responsible for organizing and conducting medically prescribed physical therapy treatment to individuals with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps to assist in reaching optimal function within their physical limitations.
Performs physical therapy assessment procedures utilizing techniques consistent with the patient’s diagnosis. Develops individualized treatment plan based on evaluation findings.
Provides detailed and concise documentation of evaluation, treatment, interim reports, and discharge evaluations within departmental timelines. Provides all necessary documentation required for on-going patient care.
Minimum education: Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited institution
Desired: Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Current Licensure or licensure eligible in Physical Therapy in State of NM
Certification pay is available for those therapists who achieve advanced certification in clinical specialty areas.
Why Lovelace Women’s Hospital?
2015 & 2016 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers
2016 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work since 2008
Zia Award from Quality New Mexico for Best in Class