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Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Physical Therapist in Lone Tree, Colorado

Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Part-timeHourly Wage Estimate: $29.12 - $38.23/HourThe estimate displayed represents the typical wage range of candidates hired.Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary may include yourspecific skills, how many years of experience you have and comparison toother employees already in this role. Most candidates will start in the bottomhalf of the range.To learn more about the employee benefits that are available click .HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We willprovide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization.We are currently looking for an ambitious Physical Therapist to help us reachour goals. Unlock your potential here!At Sky Ridge Medical Center, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offera variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along withsome unique benefits including:Student Loan RepaymentTuition Reimbursement/Assistance ProgramsPaid Personal Leave401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)Identity Theft Protection discountsAuto, Home, and Life Insurance optionsAdoption AssistanceEmployee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We havean exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider ofhealthcare services as a Physical Therapist.Physical therapists, sometimes called PTs, care for people of all ages whohave functional problems resulting from back and neck injuries; sprains,strains, and fractures; arthritis; amputations; neurologicaldisorders, such as stroke or cerebral palsy; injuries related to work andsports; and other conditions. Physical therapists use a variety oftechniques to care for their patients. These techniques include exercises;training in functional movement, which may include the use of equipment suchas canes, crutches, wheelchairs, and walkers; and special movements ofjoints, muscles, and other soft tissue to improve mobility and decrease pain.As a Physical therapist, you typically do the following:You will review patients' medical history and referrals or notes fromdoctors, surgeons, or other healthcare workersYou will diagnose patients' functions and movements by observing them standor walk and by listening to their concernsYour role develops individualized plans of care for patients, outlining thepatients' goals and the expected outcomes of the plansYou will use exercises, stretching maneuvers, hands-on therapy, andequipment to ease patients' pain, help them increase their mobility,prevent further pain or injury, and facilitate health and wellnessYour role evaluates and record a patients' progress, modifying the plan ofcare and trying new treatments as neededYou educate patients and their families about what to expect from the recoveryprocess and how to cope with challenges throughout the processQualifications needed:Graduate of an American Physical Therapy Association accredited school with aBS, MS, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy.Employee must maintain an active Physical Therapy license in the State ofColorado.Employee must have current certification in BLS for HealthCare Providers (inaccordance with American Heart Association guidelines)Successful completion of student clinical rotation or work experience in atleast one of the following settings: acute care hospital, long-term acutecare facility, skilled nursing facility, and/or acute rehabilitation setting.Sky Ridge Medical Center, founded in 2003 is a full service, destinationhospital with 284 beds in Lone Tree, CO. We have a reputation for clinicalexcellence and world-class service. We offer compassionate care through ourpatient-centered programs, which include: adult and pediatric ERs,comprehensive Cancer Center, pregnancy and childbirth in our Women'sHospital - the largest birth center in CO, Spine and Total Joint Center -largest in CO, and a new advanced Wound Care Center. Think world class ca