Physical Therapist, RPT, PT PRN
Livonia Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation - Livonia, MI

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Implements Physical Therapy services in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards governing the facility and as deemed necessary by Integrity Rehab Services to ensure the highest degree of quality care is delivered.

City Description:
The area that is now Livonia was originally inhabited by Potowatami Indians. Rich soil and abundant harvests had first attracted pioneers from New England and New York to this area. They brought with them a new way of life and perhaps the very name "Livonia" - the name of a town in New York State, Pennsylvania State and a region of the Baltic Sea comprising present day Estonia and Latvia. By March 17, 1835, when an act of territorial legislature set the boundaries of Livonia Township, a forested wilderness had become an area of prosperous dairy farms and fruit orchards.

For the first 100 years, Livonians raised sheep and dairy cattle and grew vegetables and grain. Growth was slow. But gradually, over the years, dirt trails became roads and ten hard-surfaced highways.

In the late 1940's, the area took its first dramatic step from agriculture to commerce and industry. In 1948, the General Motors Corporation built an automatic transmission plant, soon to be followed by a Ford Motor Company parts depot. In 1949, the Michigan Racing Association built a thoroughbred an harness race track at a cost of 5 million dollars. In order for the entire area of the Township of Livonia to benefit from racetrack revenues, it became necessary to incorporate.

In 1950, the residents of Livonia Township voted to become a City. On May 23, 1950, the entire Township was incorporated into the City of Livonia. Livonia has grown from a population of 17,000 in 1950 to over 100,000 in 1998.

The City of Livonia has held on to much of its heritage through historic preservation, and the acquisition and development of over 1800 acres of park land and open space. Greenmead Historical Village is a 103-acre farm/museum of Livonia's history at the southwest corner of Eight Mile and Newburgh Roads.

Facility Description:
Integrity Rehab Services is the premier provider of long-term rehabilitation services in the State of Michigan. All of its highly qualified physical, occupational, and speech and language therapists are compassionate and caring professionals, nurturing patients in first-rate environments designed to return them to their highest level of functional independence. All Integrity Rehab Services customers are treated with the utmost respect and served in accordance with the highest ethical standards of practice and medical care.

Teamwork. Teamwork has been the key ingredient in every success this company has experienced. While employees are busy setting and meeting personal and company goals on a daily basis, they are also aware of management's keen interest in any idea that would improve any aspect of Integrity Rehab Services.

Growth and Challenge. With growth has come the challenge of staying focused on our daily mission: providing the highest quality rehabilitation for each resident at every facility; communicating with and taking care of employees; holding ourselves and others accountable to the highest levels of professionalism; remembering that rehabilitation is individualized, and that we have chosen this profession to help others reach their goals of independence.

Job Requirements:
Any geriatric rehab experience is helpful. Valid MI PT License required.

Job Schedule:
flexible schedule. Hours available during the week and on weekends

Salary:
$36.00 - $40.00/ hr

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