Physical Therapist, Inpatient Rehab

Job ID
2020-104090
Employment Type
Per Diem
Department
Physical Therapy
Hours / Pay Period
8
Facility
Mercy General Hospital
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
varied
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-SACRAMENTO

Overview

Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital has been serving the Sacramento community for more than 100 years. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy General has been at its current site in the heart of East Sacramento since 1925. Mercy General Hospital has 342 licensed beds, a physician staff of more than 800 and is the highest volume cardiac procedure hospital in California. Mercy General is one of six Sacramento area hospitals that are part of Dignity Health, a system of 39 hospitals and medical centers in California, Arizona and Nevada.

Responsibilities

The Physical Therapist evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs in an inpatient rehabilitation unit setting. Supervises physical therapy assistants and aides in performing treatment. Supervises students.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides initial evaluation of patient's abilities and designs appropriate intervention plans.
  • Treats patients with therapeutic procedures, modalities and or equipment to improve function.
  • Assures efficient management of work processes, by completing tasks and assignments by time standards.
  • Completes post-intervention activities: session closure, documentation, communication, charge capture.
 

Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Education:

  • Current state licensure as a physical therapist. Will consider license applicant. 
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Health Care Provider.  

 

Skills:

  • Requires critical thinking, complex problem solving, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a demanding environment, balance multiple priorities and take appropriate actions.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing/typing, basic application and hardware functions required for applicable care setting.

     

#helloPtOtSpeech

physiotherapy bio-mechanics kinesiology “exercise therapy” musculoskeletal sports neurology emg cardiopulmonary geriatrics orthopedics neurological rehabilitation rehab pt physicaltherap dpt mpt apta cpta rehab acute clinical

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?

Join one of our Talent Communities to learn more about a career at Dignity Health and experience #humankindness.