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Physical Therapist II - (Aquatic Therapy) Outpatient Rehab

Requisition #: 187222
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Lutherville, MD 21093
Category: Rehab
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: May 24, 2019

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We are seeking a Physical Therapist with experience in Aquatic Therapy who is motivated and eager to lead a rapidly growing aquatic therapy program. In 2018, the Johns Hopkins Rehabilitation Network embedded a 2,500 square foot advanced provider clinic within a 65,000 square foot community-based Health & Wellness Center in Timonium, Maryland. Over $1 million in renovations were completed in 2019 to saltwater exercise, lap, deep-water, and warm-water therapy pools. All pools have complete handicap accessibility to accommodate patients of all abilities and diagnoses. The multi-specialty physical therapy team offers programs in performing arts, running, neuro-vestibular, intensive post-acute, scoliosis, and postural orthostatic hypotension syndrome rehabilitation.

Job duties:

  • Works under the direct supervision of the Team Coordinator and/or Clinical Specialist, and leadership of the Rehab Therapy Services Team Leader and/or Inpatient or Outpatient Manager
  • Uses objective evaluation techniques to assess the physical limitations and medical condition of patients
  • Prescribes and implements a treatment program which is designed to return patients to their maximum level of function
  • Work collaboratively with all members of the multidisciplinary health care team to maximize patient and team outcomes
  • Promotes improvement in service, department and hospital systems to benefit patient care
  • Incorporates and operationalizes the goals and objectives of the Hospital at the site of care
  • Mentors others to promote quality and excellence of care

Job Status:

Part-Time, Day Shift, 28 hours per week, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., weekend work not required

Work Location/Department:

The Johns Hopkins Rehabilitation Network Therapy Clinic / ACAC Fitness & Wellness Center (Timonium, MD), Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Job Requirements:

  • At least 18 months of experience as a licensed Physical Therapist. Aquatic Therapy Experience preferred.
  • Completion of a Bachelor of Science, Master’s Degree or Doctorate in Physical Therapy from an accredited academic program.
  • Knowledge of Physical Therapy foundation and theory, evaluation and treatment techniques, research and application, leadership and management as required by the academic program.

License/Certification:

  • Licensure from the State of Maryland, Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.
  • Current AHA Health Care Provider CPR certification.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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