Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital is a110 bed acute rehabilitation hospital, co-owned by HealthSouth and UMassMedical Center located in Worcester, MA. We provide comprehensive Inpatient andOutpatient rehabilitative care for orthopedic, neurologic, multi-trauma, braininjury, stroke, pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation needs.
We are a hospital setting with a full complement of Therapists,Nurses, Pharmacists and Medical staff to consistently offer the bestpossible outcomes for our patients.
With an average length of stay between 1-3 weeks, we havethe ability to get to know our patients and their families. We are proud of thefact that 80% of the patients admitted to Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospitalof Worcester, MA are discharged directly to their homes.
Come see how we arechanging peopleâ€™s lives- everyday. Maybe you can too!
** We are currently interviewing for Per Diem Physical Therapists tohelp augment services provided for weekend treatment and patient care andoccasionally weekdays depending on your availability**
In addition, the position:Â
Requires effectivecommunication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, anddepartmental and interdepartmental relationships.
Requires competency in physicaltherapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
Requires task delegationand supervision of occupational therapist assistants and technicians.
Maintains open andon-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, andhospital needs are met.Â
The Physical Therapistcreates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill itsmission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatmentÂ
Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typicallyour therapists can expect to spend an average of 1-3 weeks with our patientstreating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, braininjury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis,amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions,and pulmonary conditions.
You willuseÂ standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on the hospital location, equipment used such as Auto Ambulator, BalanceSystems, Bioness for Lower Extremity, Walk Aide, Interactive Metronome/Gaitmate,Â Primus BTE, Infrared for Woundmanagement, Foot mentor, and more may be available.
Keywords-Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, PT, PRN, Pool, Per diem PT, Inpatientrehabilitation, Acute rehabilitation, Orthopedic, Head Injury, hospital rehab, 01602
Job Code: 100012
License or Certification:
Mustbe in possession of current MA state license on or before the first day ofemployment.
CPRcertification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.
Education, Training and Experience:
Successfulcompletion of a degree from an accredited physical therapy program or one thatis determined to be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by anappropriate certifying agency preferred.
Address: 189 May Street, Worcester 01602 Shift: Day Job Job ID: 1822901
Internal Number: 1822901-en-us
About Encompass Health
As a national leader of post-acute care, Encompass Health offers facility-based and home-based patient care through our network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. We are committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care across the post-acute continuum. Driven by a set of shared values, Encompass Health is the result of the union between HealthSouth Corporation and Encompass Home Health & Hospice.
Our approach to post-acute care sets us apart. We firmly believe that every success starts with our dedicated team of professionals, so we make sure they are empowered with the tools they need to help our patients be successful. Innovative technologies, advanced therapies, customized treatment plans, coordinated care teams – these are all part of our promise to deliver the highest level of care.