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of Physical Therapy in Alaska

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  • Job advertisements will be posted in the Career Center of the Chapter web site (www.akapta.org).
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  • Career Center Advertising Fees:
    1 month – $100
    2 months – $150
    3 months – $200

SEEKING FULL TIME PERMANENT LICENSED PHYSICAL THERAPIST

Eagle Center Physical Therapy, in Eagle River, AK, is looking for a full time permanent licensed Physical Therapist to start around the 9th of Feb.

We offer health insurance up to $500 a month, 8 paid holidays, two weeks’ vacation, 3% matching funds with Vanguard Simple Sep Account, and $1000 a year for continuing education.  Salary is DOE.   If you are a qualified pelvic floor therapist, that would be a plus.  We are a small friendly clinic that works a total of 40 hours a week with Tues. & Thurs. hours being extended an extra hour, so that we can close on Fri. early.

If you work well independently and are a self-starter, please call me,  Joanne Fosdick, at 907-696-5678 to set up an interview, or e-mail resume to: joannefosdick@hotmail.com.

LET YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE TAKE YOU TO ALASKA!

We invite you to join our team of professionals at South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) located in scenic Homer, Alaska. As the largest employer in the community, we offer an extraordinary work/life balance with competitive pay and benefits. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with astounding opportunities for growth while having the ability to explore the natural habitat and beauty of Alaska.

SPH are currently seeking a multi-talented Physical Therapist with skills and comfort in treating primarily pediatric outpatients 0-18 years of age as well assisting in the Acute Care and Long Term Care setting, general inpatient/outpatient and adult/pediatric rehabilitation. A minimum of 3 years of experience is preferred but we are open to new graduates. Come join the dynamic rehabilitation team where evidence based, optimum patient care is a top priority.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS OFFERED:

  • Base pay starts at $46.39. Experience credit given for every applicable years of service.
  • Student loan assistance
  • CEU reimbursement
  • Sign-On bonus
  • Relocation assistance
  • Health insurance coverage – Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription
  • Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness program perks
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
  • Paid holidays

AND MUCH MORE…………


KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Requires a degree from an accredited university recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association
  • One or two years of experience is preferred but will consider new graduates
  • Preferred 3 years of experience with the pediatric population
  • Current Alaska Physical Therapy license 
  • Must maintain a current BLS certification
  • Applicant should be experienced and comfortable with a wide variety of Pediatric diagnoses, in addition to AC inpatient therapy, rehab, orthopedic outpatient and neuro settings. Additional experience in other settings a bonus. 


ENVIRONMENT:
South Peninsula Hospital is combined of 22 bed acute care and 26 bed long-term care facility located at the southern end of the Kenai Peninsula in South-Central Alaska. The working environment is generally pleasant, clean and well maintained. This position requires walking, standing, stooping, periods of prolonged sitting, lifting occasional loads of 50 pounds without injury to self or others. Persons in this position may be exposed to falls, slips, infectious diseases, and muscle strains. Generally the physical demands are moderate, and the work is performed inside. 

CURRENTLY SEEKING MULTI-TALENTED PT ASSISTANT!

Let your next adventure take you to Alaska. We invite you to join our team of professionals at South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) located in scenic Homer, Alaska. As the largest employer in the community, we offer an extraordinary work/life balance with competitive pay and benefits. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with astounding opportunities for growth while having the ability to explore the natural habitat and beauty of Alaska.

SPH are currently seeking a multi-talented Physical Therapy Assistant with skills and comfort in treating a wide variety of patients in the Acute Care and Long Term Care setting, general inpatient/outpatient and adult/pediatric rehabilitation. Previous experience is preferred but we are open to new graduates. Come join the dynamic rehabilitation team where evidence based, optimum patient care is a top priority.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS OFFERED:

  • Base pay starts at $31.60. Experience credit given for every applicable years of service.
  • Student loan assistance
  • CEU reimbursement
  • Sign-On bonus
  • Relocation assistance
  • Health insurance coverage – Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription
  • Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness program perks
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
  • Paid holidays

AND MUCH MORE……….

 

KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Must possess a Physical Therapy Assistant license and be certified to practice in the State of Alaska.
  • Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
  • Must possess a high school diploma/GED.
  • Must possess and maintain a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.without injury to self or others.
  • Must possess competent typing skills for preparation of reports, charting of patient care, and correspondence.

 

ENVIRONMENT:
South Peninsula Hospital is combined of 22 bed acute care and 26 bed long-term care facility located at the southern end of the Kenai Peninsula in South-Central Alaska. The working environment is generally pleasant, clean and well maintained. This position requires walking, standing, stooping, periods of prolonged sitting, lifting occasional loads of 50 pounds without injury to self or others. Persons in this position may be exposed to falls, slips, infectious diseases, and muscle strains. Generally the physical demands are moderate, and the work is performed inside. 

SEEKING A MOTIVATED, ENERGETIC PT

Joint Effort Physical Therapy is seeking a motivated, energetic Physical Therapist to join our team: part to full time. Manual therapy skills or interest preferred. At Joint Effort you will find a great environment offering autonomy, flexible schedule and a strong focus on quality PT over productivity.

About Us: Joint Effort Physical Therapy is a single location, PT owned private outpatient orthopedic practice in South Anchorage. Our philosophy is to provide the highest quality of care including manual therapy, individualized exercise and education. We have an excellent reputation for quality care and have been serving our community for over 30 years.

Compensation package can be tailored to suit your needs: including competitive wages ( DOE) , retirement plan, health reimbursement account, paid time off and generous continuing education reimbursement as well as generous student loan reimbursement and opportunity for clinical mentorship with our staff. Our current therapists specialties include: Orthopedics: multiple OCS, Manual Therapy: including fellowship trained, Headache/TMJ expertise, Womens/Pelvic health expertise and Dance Medicine training. Please visit our website: jointeffortalaska.com to learn more about our practice.

Requirements include: excellent communication skills, current AK state PT license, Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited University. Interest in Manual Therapy ,OCS, preferred. Vestibular training a plus!

Please email Louise Wood at jept907@gmail.com with any questions or to express your interest in this position.