a Little Different
mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our
compassionate care and exceptional service.
Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts
of unique individuals – careers that not only make the
most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and
discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100
Places to Work.”
Physical Therapist you will be Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and
administering physical therapy treatment as prescribed by a
licensed physician. Administers treatments and physical agents as
prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore
function and prevent disability following injury, disease or
physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum
performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within
the limits of their capabilities. Coordinates, delegates and
supervises responsibilities assigned to supportive staff.
Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains
performance improvement activities within the department and
participates in quality improvement activities. Provides input in
formulating budget, assists in evaluating department performance
versus budget controls and takes appropriate action to remain in
budget guidelines. Ensures that patient changes are accurate and
entered on a timely basis. Participates in all infection control,
departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire
safety programs. Completes other duties as assigned. Perform duties
and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission,
values, and Mercy Service Standards.
accredited Physical Therapy program
Licensure: Licensed in state of
Arkansas as a Physical Therapist
Life Support (BLS) certification
Other: Ability to read and
communicate effectively in English. Strong written and verbal
skills. Basic computer skills. Knowledge of physical medicine,
physical therapy modalities, anatomy & physiology.
Preferred Experience: One or more years of
previous experience in physical therapy preferred.
Preferred Certifications: Preferred
Additional languages preferred.
Offer Great Benefits:
comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition
reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few
of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including
those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate
Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of
your day, especially the tough ones. As a Physical Therapist
you will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and
transform the health care experience through advanced technology
and innovative procedures. We’re expanding to help our communities
grow. Join us as a Physical Therapist and be a part of it
What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?
and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive
outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our
mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and unafraid to do a
little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our
commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage
you to apply.
Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.