Physical Therapist - Desert Terrace

Desert Terrace
Phoenix Arizona
Full Time
Full Time Available/Paid Holidays/ Paid Training and Continuing Ed/CEU’s
We are seeking a full time PT to join our in-house therapy team at Desert Terrace Healthcare Center, a busy and dynamic skilled nursing facility near downtown Phoenix, AZ. As a member of our team, you can expect excellent leadership, an experienced and established team, a fun work environment where you are appreciated and supported to do your best work.
Programs include neuro rehab, fall prevention programs, wheelchair positioning, abilities care (Dementia), functional maintenance, amputation education, and beginning stages of outpatient therapy. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience where our core values of ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. 
Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Screen or evaluate patients within 48 hours of physician referral
  • Develop effective treatment plans
  • Treat patients according to treatment plan established with physician
  • Supervise Physical Therapy Assistants and students in direct patient care and patient related activities, following state practice acts and adherence to facility Supervision Policy and Procedure Matrix
  • Communicate with supervision and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans
  • Participate in inservice training program for other staff in facility
  • Document all regulatory and clinically required information in the electronic documentation system and maintains patient records according to company policy
  • Act as clinical preceptor for affiliating PT or PTA schools
Desired Skills:
  • Exhibit sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation processes
  • Superior interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice
  • Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and strong desire to make a constructive impact in the lives of others
We are Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. 
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Last updated 2023-05-18
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