Meridian Health PHYSICAL THERAPIST (Per Diem) in Holmdel, New Jersey

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

The Physical Therapist:

  • Evaluates, plans and implements a goal oriented Physical Therapy treatment program that focuses on restoring function and preventing further disability as a result of trauma, disease, amputation, congenital defects, surgery and other debilitating illnesses

  • Provides an optimum environment for functional goal achievement

  • Utilizes interdisciplinary collaboration and available resources to provide care

A day in the life of a Physical Therapist at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

  • Abiding by the rules and regulations of the NJ State Board of Physical Therapy and the policies and procedures of Meridian Health

  • Demonstrating competency/safety in the use of testing techniques and therapeutic interventions

  • Demonstrating Age Specific knowledge for assessment/treatment of patients within age groups related to the practice setting

  • Evaluating patients with various disabilities

  • Communicating effectively amongst all caregivers and stakeholders to enhance clinical outcomes

  • Weekend availablity a must

  • Current New Jersey Physical Therapy License is required

  • CPR Certification is required

  • Ability to lift at least 50 pounds is required

  • At least one (1) year of professional work experience in an inpatient setting

  • Ability to navigate computer system, be flexible/adaptable, and have a positive attitude

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Job ID: 2017-22975

Process Level Name: BAYSHORE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

Shift: Day

Shift Hours: varied hours