- Location: Skowhegan, ME
- Posted: Jan 24, 2020
The RFGH Rehab & Fitness Services is seeking a full-time, experienced Physical Therapist take the lead role in delivering physical therapy evaluations and treatments to our acute care / inpatient and swing bed patients. The position is principally Monday Friday, 8 4:30 pm with occasional Saturday coverage on a team rotation basis Opportunities for afternoon outpatient therapy exist per candidates preference. Primary responsibilities include performing skilled patient evaluations; recommend PT plans of care; perform direct treatments; coordinate/assign treatments to PT Assistants and/or other assisting PT team members; and collaborate/coordinate services with the inpatient Occupational Therapy team. Other essential duties include daily collaboration with the medical/surgical & special care unit teams, case managers, social services, the emergency department, and within the Swing Bed program. Acute care experience preferred. Candidates must be able to work in an independent manner; be an effective communicator (verbal and written) to a wide array of medical and layperson audiences; prioritize caseload and identify needs in a dynamic setting. RFGH offers an excellent compensation and benefits package; a therapist-friendly work environment and generous continuing education support. Wage commiserate with experience.