Schurz, NV 89427
Full-time Physical Therapist needed in western Nevada!
Definition of position: Within the framework of the objectives and policies established by the Administrator, plans and coordinates Physical Therapy services. Restores patient's function, alleviates pain, and prevents disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed physical therapy. Participates as a member of the hospitals management team in planning, policy formulation, and administrative decision making with particular reference to the role, functions, and operations of the hospitals therapy services. In summary, is responsible for physical therapy care, management, resource management, and fiscal management. Reports to the Administrator.
Minimum qualifications: Any combination in training, education, and experience that would provide the knowledge and abilities. A typical way to gain the required knowledge and ability is:
* Bachelors Degree or certificate from an accredited program AND
* state licensure through the Nevada State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners AND
* 1-2 years work experience AND
* Per NRS 449 and NRS 200.5091, successful applicant(s) must pass required state and federal background checks.
Preferred qualifications: Experience in geriatrics and elderly care is helpful, but not required.
Join a well-staffed rural Nevada hospital and nursing home emphasizing quality care. Located in a small, friendly, affordable community we offer a great atmosphere! reat benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurances, and PERS retirement. Employees also enjoy 11 paid holidays, as well as 15 days accrual of vacation leave and 15 days accrual of sick leave annually.
For more information, please submit your resume for review!