Physical Therapist

Job ID
2020-109189
Employment Type
Per Diem
Department
Rehab Services PT / OT / Speech
Hours / Pay Period
32
Facility
Mark Twain Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
As defined by the CBA and business needs.
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-SAN ANDREAS

Overview

Mark Twain Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health. The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization stands for, showing respect for all people by providing excellent care.   Mark Twain Medical Center opened on August 26, 1951 and is located in beautiful San Andreas California. Since opening, Mark Twain has provided the highest quality health care for all those needing medical care in Calaveras County. We offer care, expert staff and state-of-the-art equipment to meet the growing needs of our community and are committed to the values of dignity, collaboration, justice, stewardship and excellence.

Responsibilities

Job Summary:
                         
The Physicial Therapist under the general guidance of the Physical Therapy Manager; administers patient evaluations, plans and implements patient treatment proficiently for all assigned patient diagnoses. Supervises Physical Therapy Assistants and Technicians in patient treatment programs. Assists in supervision, training and orienting new staff. This position treats/cares for patients of all ages. 
 
~LI-DH
, rural

Qualifications

New grads welcomed !
 
Minimum:
  • Bachelor’s Degree, Master's Degree or Doctorate in Physical Therapy from a university or college accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association
  • Must possess a valid license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of California.
  • Valid BLS for Healthcare Provider certification, approved by the American Heart Association
  • A thorough knowledge of physical therapy techniques and diagnostic tests for evaluation purposes for inpatient and outpatient populations of all ages
  • Able to complete a thorough evaluation including history, objective findings, goals, justification for medical necessity, and a plan of care
  • Able to perform heavy physical tasks in working directly with patients.
  • Ability to be flexible in making changes in work routine
  • Ability to complete equitable caseload under pressure
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications and general computer systems for electronic documentation and reports

Preferred:

  • Experience in an acute care hospital, rehabilitation center and outpatient setting is preferred
  • Membership in the American Physical Therapy Association is encouraged

~LI-DH

#missioncritical

 

 

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