Physical Therapist - Acute - (PT - Acute)

  • 378246
  • Acute
  • 3/21/2018
  • 1700 East Saunders Avenue
  • Laredo, TX
  • 8 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • ASAP
  • Temporary
  • Med Travelers
  • $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)

: Physical therapists (PTs) are licensed health care professionals who can help patients reduce pain and improve or restore mobility. Physical therapists can teach patients how to prevent or manage their condition so that they will achieve long-term health benefits. PTs examine each individual and develop a plan, using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. In addition, PTs work with individuals to prevent the loss of mobility before it occurs by developing fitness- and wellness-oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyles.Physical therapists provide care for people in a variety of settings, including hospitals, private practices, outpatient clinics, home health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities, work settings, and nursing homes. State licensure is required in each state in which a physical therapist practices.

Required Qualifications

MUST HAVE ACTIVE TX LIC NEED SS# TO SUBMIT *************MUST BE BILINGUAL******* Bilingual. SNU Experience and/or acute care experience would be atremendous plus. If the candidate doesn't have that, then at least some experience with adult rehab in hospital or outpt- in other words not a pediatric only PT.

Preferred Qualifications

Acute exp

Facility Location

A bustling border town full of international flavor, Laredo features an exclusive mix of American amenities and Mexican culture. Situated on the north bank of the Rio Grande River, this influential inland-port town is a key player in international trade and an important hub for medicine and business. Laredo is home to Texas A&M International University, a wide variety of recreation and leisure amenities, and some of the largest annual festivals in the state — including its Jalapeno Festival, named one the country’s top 10 food festivals.

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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