Job Description

Generous sign on bonus available!

1148 W Main St. Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Rehabilitation Services
Full Time 40 hours, Multiple Shifts, 40
Posted 11/24/2021
Req # 34802
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation’s most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years. We’re a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored five times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes in our Lehigh Valley region. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Lehigh Valley Hospital- Hazleton, and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono each received an ‘A’ grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in 2020, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN’s commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you’re considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Job Summary:
Evaluates, plans, directs, and administers physical therapy programs to restore function, prevent disability, and help patients reach their maximum level of independence. Provides assessment of patient condition based on diagnosis from the referring physician. Develops and updates an appropriate plan of care in collaboration with the patient/family to assist in returning them to their prior level of function. Improves and/or facilitates quality of life through prescribed exercise, hands-on care, and patient education. Helps people achieve fitness goals, regain or maintain their independence, and lead active lives.

Education – Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Physical Therapy

Education – Preferred:

  • Doctorate Physical Therapy

Experience – Required:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities – Required:

  • Demonstrates sound clinical reasoning in synthesizing data gathered in the evaluation and identifying treatment diagnoses.
  • Knowledge of physical therapy techniques.
  • Must be able to provide safe, compassionate, and competent physical therapy treatments.
  • Must be able to communicate with patients, family, and co-workers in a friendly, supportive manner.

Licensure – Required:

  • Physical Therapist Upon Hire and
  • Drivers License Required for Homecare/Hospice/Home based outpatient positions. Upon Hire

Certifications – Required:

  • CPR – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Upon Hire and
  • Health Services\BCLS – Basic Life Support Upon Hire

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have current auto insurance at PA state minimum required levels (specific to Homecare/Hospice/Home-based Outpatient positions).
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.
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