Physical Therapist

Definition of position
   Within the framework of the objectives and policies established by the Administrator, plans and coordinates Physical Therapy services. Restores patient's function, alleviates pain, and prevents disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed physical therapy. Participates as a member of the hospital’s management team in planning, policy formulation, and administrative decision making with particular reference to the role, functions, and operations of the hospital’s therapy services. In summary, is responsible for physical therapy care, management, resource management, and fiscal management. Reports to the Administrator. 

Minimum qualifications:  Any combination in training, education, and experience that would provide the knowledge and abilities. A typical way to gain the required knowledge and ability is:
  • state licensure through the Nevada State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners AND
  • Bachelor’s Degree or certificate from an accredited program AND
  • 1-2 years work experience AND
  • Per NRS 449 and NRS 200.5091, successful applicant(s) must pass required state and federal background checks.

 Preferred qualifications:  Experience in geriatrics and elderly care is helpful, but not required. 


Please download an Application.

Contact:     Jonalee Roberts, Human Resources
                        Mt. Grant General Hospital
                        200 S. A Street, P.O. Box 1510
                        Hawthorne, NV   89415
                        775-945-2461 ext. 266
                        Fax: 775-945-0732
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Hawthorne—also known as America’s Patriotic Home, is located 130 miles from Reno, 318 miles from Las Vegas, and 70 miles to the eastern entrance of Yosemite National Park.  Hawthorne is the county seat of Mineral County and at the 2010 census, the population was 3,269. The nearby Hawthorne Army Depot is the primary economic base of the town.  
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