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Physical Therapist - Acute Inpatient Physical Therapy


CHRISTUS Southwestern Louisiana


Rehabilitation Services


CHRISTUS Ochsner St Patrick Hospital


524 Dr Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, LA  70601
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Physical Therapist - Acute Inpatient Physical Therapy Job in Lake Charles


  The Physical Therapist has the responsibility and accountability for assessing, planning, evaluating and implementing care for the patients assigned physical therapy. The Physical Therapist is responsible for adhering to all standards of Physical Therapy Practice Act as they apply to providing technical therapy care, supplies, equipment and interventions to a designated patient population. This position requires providing services to Therapy Patients, ages between children/adolescents to geriatrics in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The associate shall support the CHRISTUS St. Patrick’s strategic plan  


Bachelor, Master, or Doctor of Physical Therapy

LA licensure

Must complete all required CEU in order to maintain licensure in a timely manner  

New graduates accepted  

BLS certification  

Work Type: 

Full Time

Unique Benefits and Perks of the position:

Flexible/Creative scheduling opportunities

Affordable Insurance benefits – great provider options

Generous paid time off hours for work life balance

Weekend Shift Differentials

Certification Pay

Continuing education stipend

Tuition Assistance  

Success Sharing, Mentorship programs, Recognition & reward programs

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Physical Therapist - Acute Inpatient Physical Therapy