Hawaii Pacific Health Physical Therapist - Physical Therapy in Lihue, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1938, Wilcox Medical Center is a not-for-profit hospital dedicated to providing the Kaua'i community with accessible, quality health care. The largest medical center on Kaua'i, it is a state-of-the-art acute care facility with a full suite of services offering 30 specialties and programs including cardiology, emergency, family practice, gastroenterology, health management, internal medicine, neurology, OB-GYN, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics and urology. Its 20-bed emergency department is the first neighbor island facility to obtain a Level III Trauma designation and serves as the island’s Primary Stroke Center. The medical center also has four birthing suites, seven intensive care beds and 20 same-day surgery beds. The American Heart Association has recognized Wilcox in three areas of excellence: stroke (S) – gold plus award and honor roll elite plus, heart failure (HF) – gold plus award, and atrial fibrillation (AFIB) – gold award. Wilcox has also received an "A" in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, the QUEST citation of merit for high-value health care, and is recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission.

Wilcox’s Physical Therapy department strives to help patients improve function and mobility. We provide services to people of all ages and geographical locations through our many outpatient clinics as well as to patients at our hospitals. Our individualized care plans are delivered by licensed physical therapists and professionals who promote patient understanding of her or his health condition and how to manage it so that they can remain engaged with their rehabilitation, even when they are no longer in treatment.

As a Physical Therapist, you will provide compassionate rehabilitation in the form of physical therapy services and consultation for inpatients and outpatients at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. We are looking for someone sensitive and dedicated, with strong patient care and interpersonal skills and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 10 Hours

Work Type: Part Time Regular

FTE: 0.700000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Current Hawai‘i Physical Therapy license. Current American Heart Association Heart Saver – AED CPR card.

Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year general physical therapy experience. Experience with Pediatric or Adult populations.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Physical Therapist - Physical Therapy

Category Rehab Services

Employment Type Employee

Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Req ID 11558