Physical Therapist , Inpatient Pediatrics - Primary Children's Hospital
Job Number 146949
Primary Children’s Hospital offers rehabilitation services at several Intermountain Healthcare sites throughout Utah. This position works at Primary Children's Hospital as part of the inpatient team. Our team includes specialists licensed in audiology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, rehabilitation medicine and speech therapy.
We serve children ages 0–21 with injuries and illness, physical challenges, speech, language and cognitive delays, development delays, hearing loss, and other conditions that affect the daily activities most children enjoy. Clinical services are provided using evidence based care. Our practitioners continually search for the best treatment options and technologies that have demonstrated effectiveness in caring for children and we consistently apply these best practices. Our goal is safer practice, better outcomes, lowest cost – all leading to healthier and better quality of life.
A Physical Therapist (P.T.) coordinates with other health care professionals working towards Intermountain Healthcare’s healing commitment to produce the best possible outcomes for patients. A Physical Therapist is an essential part of the healing team that is engaged in the process of evaluating and treating patients. They design, implement and continuously modify and adapt Physical Therapy programs for each patient according to assessments and goals desired. They educate patients and families regarding proper rehab methods and techniques. They are able to have a positive impact and make a difference to those they serve.
Entry Rate: $29.68
Benefits Eligible: No
Shift Details: This is a PRN position with no guaranteed hours. It is to cover high census and vacations and LOA's. We provide PT coverage from 8am - 6pm Monday through Saturday, and 8am - 2pm on Sundays. Department: Inpatient Physical Therapy
Licensure by the State of Utah to practice as a Physical Therapist or license eligible.
This position requires verifiable current Healthcare Provider or Professional Rescuer CPR certification. An original card must be verified prior to start date or the job offer will be withdrawn. For additional information regarding CPR requirements please visit our Job Requirements Page .
Basic computer skills for charting patient care
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
Must be able to transfer and position patients independently and safely
Previous pediatric experience highly preferred
Clinical background experience in a healthcare setting
Possess skill sets and experience with target population of job setting
Previous inpatient experience
Must demonstrate the ability to assess patient information and make appropriate recommendations
All positions subject to close without notice
Intermountain Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V
Job Type: On-Call / PRN
Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US