Job: Physical Therapist

Job Title

Physical Therapist

Job Category

Physical Therapy


Lee Memorial Health System - COCOHLC Coconut Point Healthy Life
Estero, Florida 33928

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Job Description and Requirements

Lee Health â Coconut Point represents a new model in health care, where the care actually revolves around the community. It has been designed to serve as the destination for health and wellness by bringing needed services directly to the community, while providing an enhanced overall patient experience and coordination of care.

If you share our vision for exceeding expectations and you're passionate about creating an exceptional patient experience, we invite you to take advantage of this unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor of this brand new, state-of-the-art facility. Youâll also enjoy competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits, and enjoy a culture designed to encourage work-life balance, so you are able to care for yourself and your patients. Here, employees feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it's no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database.

The Physical Therapist (PT) position is responsible for examining, evaluating and testing individuals with mechanical, physiological and developmental impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities or other health and movement-related conditions in order to determine a diagnosis, prognosis and plan of treatment intervention, and assess the ongoing effects of intervention. The PT is also responsible for alleviating impairments, functional limitations and disabilities by designing, implementing and modifying treatment interventions. Additional responsibilities include reducing the risk of injury, impairment, functional limitation and disability, as well as, the promotion and maintenance of fitness, health and wellness in populations of all ages. The PT is engaged in administration, consultation, education and research. The PT is expected to conduct themselves in an effective professional behavior manner. The attributes, characteristics or behaviors required for success in this job include: critical thinking, communication, problem solving, interpersonal skills, responsibility, professionalism, use of constructive feedback, effective use of time and resources, stress management, and commitment to learning.

May be eligible for Relocation Bonus and up to $5000.00 Sign-On Bonus.

Job Requirements
Education: Baccalaureate Degree in Physical Therapy

Experience: No previous job experience required

License: Florida State Licensure or eligible to obtain

Other: Effective analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills, strong customer service skills

Employment Type

Full Time


Lee Memorial Health System

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[posted Aug 10, 2018]

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