- Las Vegas, NV 89148 US
PHYSICAL THERAPIST - Las Vegas
Welcome to HealthSouth Desert Canyon Rehabilitation Hospital We are a 50-bed, all private room, acute inpatient hospital that offers a higher level of inpatient and outpatient rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from stroke and other neurological disorders, brain and spinal cord injury, amputations and orthopedic conditions. Our all-private rooms, state-of-the-art medical facility features technically advanced equipment, customized therapy techniques, a therapy garden, a highly qualified and trained staff, and compassionate patient care. Our professional medical team works together to design an individualized course of care that helps each patient achieve optimum results.
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Why Choose HealthSouth? At our hospital, the core of our strength is our dedicated rehabilitation professionals. Our work environment is a patient-centered, team approach, committed to evidence- based practice for the best possible outcomes. As a clinician, you will be provided with cutting-edge equipment, technology, and other resources that will help you achieve better outcomes that give strength to our patients and greater meaning to your career. These resources and benefits include, but are not limited to: • Strong physician respect for clinicians’ expertise • Continuity of clinician-patient relationships • Great diversity of patients and clinical cases • Continuous training, education and professional development
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 becoming Encompass Health.