Samaritan Health Services Physical Therapist in Lincoln City, Oregon

Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital * NLH Physical Therapy

Lincoln City, OR

Rehabilitation Services

.9 (72 hrs/pp), Day,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Responsible for providing safe and effective Physical Therapy services by implementing appropriate evaluation, treatment, and education designed to meet the identified needs and functional goals of the patient. Communicates effectively and professionally with patients, families/caregivers, and team members. Promotes teamwork.

We have a large (4800 sf), well equipped outpatient facility with a supportive and dynamic therapy environment. Enjoy 45 minute appointment slots, professional camaraderie. In this position you will carry a general outpatient caseload (primarily ortho with some neuro) with an opportunity to flex to acute care if desired. We offer an exceptional continuing education benefit, and a terrific comprehensive benefit package including a competitive salary, sign on bonus and relocation assistance.

Come to Lincoln City, a beach town on the central Oregon coast and enjoy miles of unspoiled beaches, unlimited outdoor activities, a friendly work and community environment, fresh air and a high quality of life. It rocks at the beach!

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • The Rehabilitation teams at Samaritan evaluate and treat patients with injuries or conditions that have caused either a decline in physical mobility or functional independence. In addition to acute and swing bed rehab, we offer a variety of outpatient services including sports and orthopedic rehab, pediatric rehab, neurological and stroke rehab, balance and dizziness rehab, wheelchair seating, and neck, back and extremity care. At SNLH, we have a large and well equipped outpatient therapy department located within a 25 bed critical access hospital. Enjoy a dynamic and supportive therapy environment, professional camaraderie and 45 minute treatment times.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current unencumbered Oregon Physical Therapy license required.

  • Healthcare Provider Level BLS required.

  • Must be able to travel to multiple points of care.

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Therapy and Counseling - Possess the skills and knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical and cognitive conditions. Ability to provide counseling and guidance.

  • Business Writing - Strong business writing skills, including the ability to professionally communicate clinical content in written documentation that is easily understood by the end user.

  • Communication - Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues. Ability to perform group presentations and listen to and understand complex information and ideas.

  • Team Building - Ability to work, function and communicate on a multi-disciplinary team. Possess the knowledge and skills to develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with others and maintain them over time.

  • Time Management - Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)

*Occasionally *(11 - 33% of the time)

*Frequently *(34 - 66% of the time)

*Continually *(67 – 100% of the time)

CLIMB - STAIRS

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs

CRAWL(hands & knees)

ENTER & EXIT VEHICLE/MACHINERY

PINCHFingers

SIT

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

SQUATRepetitive

BEND FORWARDat waist

KNEEL(on knees)

ROTATE TRUNKSitting

ROTATE TRUNKStanding

REACH- Upward

GRASPHand/Fist

PUSH(0-20 pounds force)

PULL(0-20 pounds force)

STAND

WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

SQUATStatic (hold >30 sec)

REACH -Forward

MANUAL DEXTERITYHands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

None specified

Posted: 12/06/2018

Req #: 43071

Start Time: 0800 (8:00 am)

Weekend Required: Rotating

Overtime Rule: 40

End Time: 1630 (4:30 pm)

Salary Range: $34.24 - $50.28