Physical Therapist - Acute - (PT - Acute)

  • 389676
  • Acute
  • 5/18/2018
  • 100 Frist Ct
  • Columbus, GA
  • 10 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • 06/04/2018
  • Med Travelers
  • Temporary
  • $42.00 - $44.50*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.

Job Description & Requirements

Physical Therapist - Acute - (PT - Acute)

SHIFT: 7am to 5pm

Required Qualifications

Candidates without these skills will not be considered for the role. Patient-centered approach to patient care, good communication skills, team-work attitude, takes constructive feedback well candidates with these skills will be considered first. Inpatient rehab experience. Competency/experience with neuro diagnoses. Evaluations, progress notes, carrying out POC. Direct support staff and report in weekly team conference meetings. Outgoing, team player. Flexibility is key! Scrub Color - hunter green scrubs. No visible tattoos (can be covered with a bandage or tubigrip) Our therapists work 4, 10 hour days/week on a rotating schedule that does include weekends. This position covers both our acute care floor as well as our inpatient rehab. We are opening an ED on 4/16/18 and anticipate an increased census on our acute floor as a result, but currently have a high volume of elective ortho procedures. We utilize the Biodex unweighing system for gait training and pre-gait activities with our rehab patients.

Preferred Qualifications

START DATE: 06/04/2018 for 13 weeks

Facility Location

Columbus, Georgia, is a city of almost 200,000 residents located on the Alabama border midway between Montgomery and Macon. Ranked fourth on the 100 Best U.S. Cities to live by Best Life Magazine, the city is also home to eight historic districts and rich in Civil War history. Major museums include the Columbus Museum, the National Civil War Naval Museum, and the Coca-Cola Space Science Center. Atlanta’s world-class entertainment and amenities are just 100 miles to the north.

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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