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Physical Therapist - Outpatient &/or Inpatient Acute - Cheraw, SC - Sign-on/Relo Assistance available

Cheraw, South Carolina
Job ID: 358635
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Our Physical Therapists love to learn, collaborate and grow as a team. But more than anything else, they love to see patients getting better. In this role, you will evaluate a patient's condition, then develop and execute a treatment plan to help regain movement, reduce pain and restore them to prior levels of function. Join us and add your talents to a positive, fun work environment that embraces individuality, celebrates teamwork, and puts kindness, respect, caring and compassion above all else.

Success Profile

What do you need to be a successful Physical Therapist at Kindred? Here are the top traits we’re looking for:

  • Productive
  • Flexible
  • Efficient
  • Detail-oriented
  • Results-driven
  • Responsible

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I love that I’m able to learn from other therapists with more experience and have them mentor me and guide me through, developing my skills.

– Jared, PT, Texas Rehabilitation Hospital of Fort Worth

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Benefits

  • Healthcare

    We offer a variety of Health Savings Account (HSA) and PPO plan options.

  • 401(k) Plan

    Employees can contribute pre-tax dollars through payroll deduction.

  • Paid Time Off

    Your work/life balance is important to us. We offer our employees a flexible Paid Time Off program.

  • Wellness Program

    We offer tools, resources and support for weight loss, stress reduction, smoking cessation and making overall healthier choices.

  • Community

    Community involvement is consistent with our company's principles and with our mission of customer service and quality care.

  • Professional Choice Account

    Free money is set aside for all therapists to help with education, training, and uniforms.

Job Details


Description

 

Position: PT
Location: Cheraw, SC
Venue: Hospital-based

Outpatient and Inpatient opportunities

 

**Sign-On Bonus available**

 

Kindred Hospital Rehabilitation Services is seeking a full time Physical Therapist at McLeod Health Cheraw in Cheraw, SC, also known as “the prettiest town in Dixie”. Cheraw is a short drive from Columbia, SC and Charlotte, NC.

 

Call today to discuss this amazing opportunity:

Chanta Courtney • 601-339-0551 • chanta.courtney@kindred.com

 

For the right candidate we may offer a combination of the following based on your needs:

·         Sign on Bonus up to $20,000

·         Student loan repayment

·         Relocation assistance.

·         Licensure cost reimbursement


* Local Orthopedic surgeon; experienced therapy team;
* New Grads encouraged to apply. 

 
The Cheraw, South Carolina area is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast. State parks for recreation / camping, hiking, bird watching , wild life refuge. In addition, equestrian activities are ideal; it stands to reason considering the popularity of horseback riding in Cheraw. There are stables, corrals, kennels, and arenas within the park grounds. The beauty and tranquility of the area rivers are ideal for fishing, kayaking, boating, etc. The Atlantic coast is easily accessible. Huge golfing community!
 

What makes Kindred Healthcare a great place to work? Our people, of course! Our therapists answer this special calling because they have a fundamental, internal drive to directly help people. In return, we serve, develop and respect our employees in environments created to optimize their job effectiveness, experience, and satisfaction. This is who we are.

 

Who are you? To succeed in our high-energy, high-reward environment, our therapists provide compassionate rehabilitation care and deliver exceptional patient experiences, meaningful outcomes, and bonds for life. The goal of rehabilitation is to help our patients live as independently as possible through specialized treatment programs.

 

Our care is designed specifically to help patients who have been impaired by an injury or illness such as a stroke, orthopedic or other neurological conditions. All of our settings feature care provided by an interdisciplinary rehabilitation team committed to helping patients progress to recovery. Our care is designed to help patients improve abilities and return to a more normal life.

 

As a Physical Therapist / PT you will:

Put your physical therapy skills to work where they're really needed -evaluate a patient's condition, develop a treatment plan, and help them get better, day by day. You'll also instruct the nursing staff and the patient's families on follow-through programs that build on the progress they've made.  

  • Communicate patient progress or problems to supervisor and other team members; assist with patient scheduling and post charges daily to patient records.

  • Document patient care in accordance with RehabCare, regulatory, licensing, payer and accrediting requirements.

  • Instruct patient's family or nursing staff in follow-through programs.

  • Maintain equipment and work area in a safe and clean condition.

  • Make presentations to support marketing efforts, at team conferences and in-services.

  • Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the Company's Code of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, appropriate professional standard and applicable state/federal laws.


Qualifications

As a Physical Therapist / PT you will have:

  • Degree from an accredited Physical Therapy program.

  • Minimum of one year physical therapy experience preferred.

  • Current and unrestricted Physical Therapy license in the state where services are rendered.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • Strong organizational and communication skills.

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