Physical Therapist

Job ID
2020-120923
Employment Type
Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental
Department
Home Health
Hours / Pay Period
16
Facility
Mercy Medical Center Redding
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-REDDING

Overview

For more than 70 years, Mercy Medical Center Redding has offered comprehensive health care in the North State, providing acute care and a full range of medical services.  The 267-bed hospital offers major medical services including a Level II Trauma Center as well as specialized Cardiovascular Care, Stroke Care, Orthopedics, Neurological Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Care, Maternity Care, and da Vinci Robotic Surgery.  It is the sole provider of obstetrical services, along with the only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Shasta County.  In addition, the hospital’s network of care includes Mercy Home Health and Hospice and Dignity Health Connected Living.  Mercy Medical Center Redding is a member of the Dignity Health system and is a sister facility to St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff and Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta. As one of the area’s largest non-profit employers, we are proud to give back to the community by providing many programs and services to benefit overall health.

Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/north-state/locations/mercy-redding to learn more.

Responsibilities

Job Summary:

 

The Physical Therapist participates as a member of the health care team, working with professional and non-professional staff and associated professionals in providing care which provides optimum home care and continuity of care to referred patients, addressing the age of the patients served.

 

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • 1 year experience as a physical therapist 
  • Current CA Physical Therapy licensure
  • Knowledge and ability to perform current physical therapy techniques
  • Knowledge of physical therapy standards, procedures and principles
  • Ability to operate physical therapy equipment for patient care
  • Ability to implement practical application of knowledge
  • Ability to work independently and autonomously
  • Ability to teach and instruct patients, caregivers and staff
  • CA DL and Car Insurance required
  • AHA BLS
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1 year home health experience 

*This position is for the Mt. Shasta branch office.

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