This candidate bank will be used to fill hourly/temporary, part-time, and full-time Physical Therapist 1 or 2 employment opportunities at Harborview Medical Center.
As a Classified Staff employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for Classified Staff, please view this page.
EMPLOYEE REFERRAL PROGRAM
Classified Physical Therapist 2 positions are eligible for participation in the Employee Referral Program. If you were referred to these positions from a current UW employee, be sure to give them credit. In order for employees to be eligible for the ERP incentive, you must include their name in the assessment you will be asked to take following your application for this position.
For more information about this candidate bank or about the the ERP program, call Tricia Breen, Healthcare Recruiter at 206-598-1675.
As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD CARER, and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Harborview Medical Center received the prestigious 2007 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service, one of the most esteemed honors of excellence in community service in healthcare.
Ranked #3 nationally in the most recent U.S. News & World Report America's Best Hospitals issue for top-rated hospital-based rehab program in the U.S. We are also CARF accredited.
HMC Rehabilitation Therapies and Clinics has outstanding opportunities for Physical Therapist 2 staff to join our team. Under general supervision, the PT2 staff will assess, plan, administer, evaluate and provide safe physical therapy care in the HMC Outpatient PT clinic or Emergency Dept PT program. This will include progression of treatment goals and patient and family education. Assess and treat a patient caseload ranging from routine to complex patient problems and situations. Collaborate with other disciplines as appropriate to coordinate continuity of patient care from admission to discharge. Implement treatment programs, which include the use of physical agents, manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, and functional training.
This position provides an opportunity to work with skilled competent therapists, ready and willing to teach new clinicians. The department is team oriented with a dynamic workgroup willing to help each other. We value team communication, motivated to reach to a higher level of care for patients. We work closely with physicians, nurses and other disciplines who value Physical Therapy skills and their contributions to the team.
Current Washington State license to practice as a Physical Therapist.
Bachelor's degree from a recognized school of physical therapy or completion of a Physical Therapy program.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergra...duate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.