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SCL Health Physical Therapist in Denver, Colorado

SCL SJH Health and Wellness CenterWe are seeking a therapist with compassion, initiative, desire forlearning, and love for the vocation of physical therapy. Our clinic serves adiverse population, ranging from weekend warriors with sports medicinediagnoses to the underserved population with chronic diagnoses. We seereferrals from sports medicine clinics, primary care groups, teachingclinics, and community health centers. Our clinic's subspecialties includeorthopedics, pelvic floor health, chronic pain, and vestibulardysfunctions. Spanish-speaking skills are a plus! Our clinic thrives onpatient-centered care, teamwork, evidence based practice, and compassionfor all patients. As our clinic is supported by St Joseph Hospital, careerenrichment opportunities are available. If you are interested in learning moreabout the position, please apply!You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a PhysicalTherapist (Outpatient).Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.You know how to move fast. You know how to stay organized. You know how tohave fun.You're equally comfortable with working with patients with Lymphedema,communication with patients and families, and overall patient care.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us. is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 365-bed facility is one of thetop-ranked hospitals in Denver, and has been awarded the highest nationalrecognition possible for nursing excellence - Magnet designation - by theANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care forthe poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Our deepcommunity roots date back to 1873, making us one of the oldest hospitals inCol are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llencourage joy and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As a Physical Therapist you need to know how to:Conduct physical therapy evaluations, program planning, and treatments forhospital outpatients.Participate in patient education, department budget and equipmentplanning, program development and department charting, charging, andscheduling activities.Work independently with limited supervision.Interprets physicians' referrals for physical therapy services and selectsthe appropriate diagnostic or prognostic procedures for evaluating patients'disabilities such as muscle weakness, joint limitation, loss of functionalability and sensory deficiency from muscle, nerve, joint and bone diseasesand injuries or birth defects.Perform evaluation procedures and analyzes the results to determine the extentof patients' disabilities, establish patient goals, assess functionalprogress, and to develop and adjust initial and subsequent treatment programs.Conduct tests of strength, upright motor control, spasticity,sensation, proprioception, visual field, bulbar functions,cognition, gait analysis, body image, electro-diagnostic, and other tests.Perform complex treatments such as proprioceptive neuromuscularfacilitation, muscle