Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Home Health in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, 40 hours/week) to Providence Home Health in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position you will:
Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate physical therapy under the prescription of a physician licensed in the State of Alaska.
Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs, changes, overall condition of patient, and determine future levels of care.
Contact vendors for durable medical equipment needs.
Assist in coordinating discharge plan.
Document evaluation, plan, care delivered and outcomes according to hospital and department standards.
Provide patient, family and community education.
Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific need/issues of customers served.
Demonstrated safe use and knowledge of equipment in home department.
Complete initial and annual Competency Plan for assigned job and department.
Required qualification for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree OR Master's Degree OR Ph.D.
Current license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of Alaska.
Basic Life Support required upon hire.
Preferred qualification for this position include:
Credentials in sub-specialty
Experience in sub-specialty
About Providence Home Health
Providence Home Health is proud to be the oldest and largest home health in the state. We've built a reputation for high quality care and positive relationships with both our clients and their doctors. At Providence, it’s our people who make the difference. In addition to our staff’s knowledge, experience and professionalism, it’s perhaps our friendly, caring manner you’ll appreciate most. We love working with people – and it shows in the quality of care and attention you’ll receive.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Physical Therapy
Req ID: 287946