Summary: Are you a therapist willing to commit to the community you serve, who has excellent evaluation & documentation skills, great interpersonal skills, and a desire to work in a variety of settings? Would you like to learn more about the positions available and our hospital? Take the first step today.
Graduated from accredited physical therapy school with a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate of Physical therapy
Current State of Maine Physical Therapist license
Down East Community Hospital is located in beautiful coastal Maine with great access to many outdoor recreation activities. We are a 25-bed critical access facility in Machias, Maine, with our rehabilitation department soon to be located in a brand new, custom designed facility. We are looking for a full time physical therapist to work in varied settings: inpatients, affiliated skilled nursing facility, and occasionally in outpatient clinic. We are a growing department with dedicated staff therapists and management who are eager to provide mentorship and help build, develop or enhance your treatment skills and techniques.
Benefits: We offer several benefits:
401k with matching contributions
Continuing education assistance
Visit our website at dech.org, call 207.255.0468, or email firstname.lastname@example.org and take that next step to become part of something that is extraordinary!
Down East Community Hospital is a 25 bed acute care facility that offers state-of-the art technology and specialty services almost unheard of in a small rural hospital.Our hospital serves the need of our immediate community in Machias and all of Washington County, bordered by New Brunswick to the northeast and the Bay of Fundy.The foundation for Down East Community Hospital was laid in 1957 when a... group a dedicated citizens studied the feasibility of establishing a new medical facility in the rural Washington County Maine. Down East Community Hospital was incorporated on January 5, 1960 and after the hospital was constructed, the one-story hospital with thirty six beds and ten bassinets welcomed its first patient on December 2, 1964.In 1975 the hospital added to its physical plant, the first of four expansions, allowing for additional space for imaging, laboratory, and patient examining rooms. Other additions and renovations included a new emergency area in 189, a special care unit in 1996, a new operating suite in 1999, and a redesigned registration, waiting area, café and gift shop were part of a 10,000 square-foot connector which attached DECH to the separately owned thirty bed resident care facility, Maine Veteran’s Home.In August 2005 DECH officially received its “Critical Access Hospital Designation” with twenty-five beds licensed acute care beds. Over the past ten years, in addition to the offering of exceptional primary care services such as Family Practice, Pediatrics, and Obstetrics/Gynecological services, DECH has expanded its specialty care services with the addition of Urology, Otolaryngology (ENT), General Surgery including minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, Orthopedics, Pain Medicine, and Sleep lab.DECH is an integral part of the region providing inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and emergency services. We are deeply committed to quality, patient safety, and patient satisfaction.