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Job Details: Physical Therapist | Rehab Services

Title: Physical Therapist | Rehab Services

Department: Featured Job - Sign-on Bonus Available

Type: Full Time

Location: Alamogordo , NM

Job Details:

The Rehab Services Team at GCRMC is expanding.

$5k sign-on bonus to an experienced Physical Therapist

 

Apply today.

Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.

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About the Position

As a Physical Therapist at GCRMC, you will help restore function, improve mobility and relieve pain in patients suffering from a disease that limits physical motion or those who are injured. You will help determine the root cause of the trauma, counsel patients and their families, and then work to create a plan for rehabilitation. This plan will need to have measurable functional goals while keeping in mind the patient's psychosocial, cultural, and other needs. You will need strong attention to detail in order to observe a patient’s issues, analyze what is needed to help, and avoid putting patients at risk of further injury.  Strong interpersonal skills, compassion, and patience will be needed to effectively communicate with patients and their families in order to provide education during treatment and prior to discharge, in order to increase the patient’s independence and meet their needs. 

 

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About The Rehab Services

At the Rehabilitation Center of Alamogordo, patients recover close to home. We are dedicated to helping people get past the hurdles of recovery and back to their lives, work, family, active retirement, and independent living.  The unit is designed to help patients move through the continuum of care in the most medically appropriate and cost-efficient way based on individual needs. We are dedicated to providing the best care necessary to meet our patients' medical, physical, psychological and social needs.

Services Lines include

  • Rehabilitation nursing
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech/Language pathology
  • Social worker/case manager
  • Physician
  • Dietitian

 

 

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Qualifications/Requirements 

  • Licensure as a physical therapist by the New Mexico Board of Physical Therapy
  • Current BLS certification
  • Knowledge of physical medicine, physical therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology
  • Knowledge of physical therapy machine operation, maintenance and repairs of same

Benefits

  • Sign on bonus up to $5K (3 year commitment)
  • Relocation Assistance up to $5K
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Dental/vision insurance
  • Long term disability
  • AFLAC supplemental insurance
  • 401k matching
  • Generous Paid Leave Time
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Free meals in the cafeteria

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About Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center

Since 1948, Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center (GCRMC) has been a healthcare leader for the citizens of Otero County. With the support of over 1,000 employees, we strive to bring world-class access and technology not commonly found in rural New Mexico to the community. Wound care, Inpatient Rehabilitative Care, dedicated Hospitalist Care, the Joint Center, and Cardiac Cath lab are just a small sample of the high-quality care offered. At GCRMC, we provide an environment for our employees that encourages innovation and dedication, via a participative management system and one that correlates performance and rewards.

GCRMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.

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