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Company: Doctors Hospital of Augusta
Location: Augusta, GA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time

Sign-on Bonus eligible

 

Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Physical Therapist today with Doctors Hospital.

 

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Doctors Hospital we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

    • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
    • Student Loan Assistance
    • Paid Personal Leave
    • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
    • Identity Theft Protection discounts
    • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
    • Adoption Assistance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
 

Therapists working on the burn team are assigned only to Burn Service which includes our 38 bed Burn Intensive Care Unit, the burn step-down unit, acute burn floors and the outpatient burn and wound clinic.   We provide burn care to both adults and pediatrics.  We are seeking experienced burn care Physical Therapists to join our growing team!

 

In collaboration with the patient, the patient's family, and other members of the health care team the Physical Therapist is responsible for assessing, evaluating, planning, recording and implementing a treatment plan to achieve the goals of the patient as it relates to strength and mobility. You serve as a key position of the interdependent team, and hold responsibility for achieving positive patient and department outcomes.

 

Physical Therapists on our multidisciplinary burn team at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital of Augusta is the largest burn center in the United States with a 99-bed inpatient facility and 32-bay outpatient Advanced Burn & Wound Center.  JMS-Doctors Hospital is an ABA Verified Burn Center and is recognized by the Georgia Department of Public Health as a Designated Burn Center.  Doctors Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center designated by the American College of Surgeons. 

 

What you will do in this role:
  • You will diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities through the determined treatment plan
  • You will work to restore, maintain, and promote not only optimal physical function but optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health
  • You will provide education to the patient/family and effectively document the therapy process
  • You will communicate and collaborate with other members of the rehabilitation team including other therapists, physicians and nurses to best treat the patient

Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited school of Physical Therapy is required
  • Must be licensed as a Physical Therapist in the state which you practice, in accordance with law and regulation
  • A current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required
  • Prior acute care and/or inpatient rehab experience working as a Physical Therapist is preferred

Doctors Hospital of Augusta is a 350+ bed HCA Healthcare facility located near the Georgia-South Carolina state border. Doctors Hospital is well known for its Joseph M. Still Burn Center, the largest burn center in the country, which sees more than 3,000 patients annually. In addition, the burn center was granted a special burn designation as part of the Georgia Trauma Care Network. This designation included a rigorous review program administered by the American Burn Association (ABA) and the American College of Surgeons (ACA). Doctors Hospital is certified as a Primary Stroke Center, as well as an accredited Chest Pain Center and is designated a Center of Excellence in Women's Health Surgery. At Doctors Hospital, we have a highly trained team to care for serious emergencies. As an ACS Verified Level II Trauma Center, our ER team is ready 24-hour a day to take care of critically ill or injured patients. Fully-staffed 24/7 with board-certified trauma surgeons and a team of experienced professionals, life-saving surgery is available within minutes of arrival. Patients are cared for in two dedicated trauma bays in our Emergency Department.

 

HCA Healthcare, the parent company of Doctors Hospital of Augusta, has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.


If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply for our Physical Therapist opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively interviewing so apply today!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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