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Physical Therapist Tacoma, Washington

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Job # 407915 Date posted 04/30/2021


CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital is abeautiful new 60-bed hospital in Washington State that opened in May 2018 to care for patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. This hospital is a joint venture partnership between CHI Franciscan Health and Kindred Healthcare. When you come to work here, you will be joining an interdisciplinary team where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents.

As a Physical Therapist you will have an assigned group of patients and provide PT evaluations, modalities and treatments to support patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning while also learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Specific areas of responsibility will include:

  • Initiate patient contact on referral.  Demonstrate ability to provide patient screening and make appropriate recommendations

  • Select and administer the appropriate evaluation and consult with others regarding interpretation

  • Ensure that treatment planning is comprehensive, realistic and involves the patient and/or family

  • Demonstrate ability to prioritize treatment

  • Implement and adjust therapeutic appropriate programs with specific individualized treatments for an assigned caseload

  • Complete appropriate discharge planning in a timely manner.

There is per diem positions available. 

We offer:

  • Beautiful facility with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance plan options
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Hospital indemnity insurance
  • Short and long term disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Pet insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) plan
  • Generous paid time off benefits

The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a fun and dynamic healing environment. Each employee’s dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve.



  • Current licensure as a Physical Therapist in the state where the hospital is located.

  • Inpatient rehab experience preferred

  • Current BLS/CPR Card.

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  • Benefits and Recognition

    Benefits & Recognition Our goal is to offer valuable compensation and incentive programs that enables us to attract, reward, retain, and motivate highly qualified individuals. Compensation can include bonus plans and recognition for going above & beyond.

  • Healthcare

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

  • 401(k) Plan

    401(k) Plan Employees can contribute pre-tax dollars through payroll deduction.

  • Paid Time Off

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

  • Wellness Program

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

  • Community

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

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Rehabilitation is the key to everything we do. And our caring, compassionate caregivers and team members are proud to lead the way. If you are interested in joining our team, we have opportunities that allow you to provide exceptional care and outstanding service in an environment committed to career growth and continual learning and support.

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