Physical Therapist (PT) - Inpatient Rehabilitation

Job ID 288475
Per Diem
516 South Loomis Street
Chicago, IL 60607

Job Description

Rush Specialty Hospital
Critical Illness Recovery Hospital + Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital
Location: Chicago

Physical Therapist (PT) – Inpatient Rehabilitation

Hours: PRN / Per diem

Pay: $55 per hour 

 Select Medical and Rush University System for Health celebrate the new RUSH Specialty Hospital opening on Chicago's West Side.  The 100-bed facility combines both critical illness recovery and inpatient rehabilitation hospitals on the RUSH University Medical Center campus. The hospital features 44 critical illness recovery and 56 inpatient rehabilitation beds.

Benefits of being a therapist with us:

  • Latest rehab technologies
  • Engaged and team-oriented culture
  • High success rates of patients being discharged home
  • Clinical ladders to develop our therapists
  • Full-benefits package for Full-time employees(Including medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, short and long term disability, and tuition assistance)
  • A network of over 50K employees nationwide with relocation and advancement opportunities 
  • Full-time employees are eligible for Loan Repayment Assistance (after their first 90 days)

Responsibilities

Evaluates all assigned patients and develops, implements and modifies treatment plan in accordance with the patient’s need and physician direction. Responsible for delegation and direction of all discipline-specific therapy services for those assigned patients. Ensures the design of functional treatment programs allowing for an effective return to community activities. Serves as an educator of patients, families, students, co-workers and self. Performs other professional duties associated with the care of the patient, development of discipline-specific therapy services and design of program delivery.

Qualifications

Minimum requirements:

  • Requires successful completion of all educational requirements as mandated for state licensure or eligibility for a license in Physical Therapy.
  • Current State licensure (or eligibility for State licensure) required.
  • Possess a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification by start date.

Preferred qualifications that will make you successful:

  • Some supervisory experience is preferred.

Additional Data

At Select Medical’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals, you will provide advanced treatment and comprehensive care to best address the medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges for individuals with:

  • Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Stroke
  • Amputation
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Conditions
  • Multiple Traumas

We employ over 50,000 people across the country and provide quality care to approximately 80,000 patients each and every day across our four divisions.

 

Our mission is to provide an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. Each employee plays a vital role in doing that by living our cultural behaviors - celebrating success, owning the future, being patient-centered, creating change, thinking first and building trust.

We'd love for you to join the team!

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.