- Ludlow, MA 01056 US
HealthSouth of Ludlow, MAis a 53 bed acute rehabilitation hospital near Springfield, MA. Providing a broad array of clinical services for both acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitative needs. Our Rehabilitation Hospital of Western Massachusetts is a proud Joint Commission Gold Seal Recipient for excellence in clinical programming and HealthSouth Ludlow has The Heartland's Certificate for Parkinson Proficient Accreditation from the Parkinson Foundation. From acute inpatient rehab services to aquatics to outpatient services HealthSouth in Ludlow offers a broad clinical challenge to all therapy disciplines.
Why Choose HealthSouth? The Physical Therapist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment.
Benefits To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available benefits and our Student Loan Program please contact our Regional Recruiter.
Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapist can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.
We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to asses and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.
Rehab Technology You will use standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Auto Ambulators, Bioness, Interactive Metronome, Hand Mentor, SmartStep, Anodyne, Wii and CAPs may be available.
Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in- house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.
HealthSouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer