Physical Therapist - Per DiemApply Now
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Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and patient happiness? Would you like to use your clinical competencies with an organization known nationally for excellence and compassionate patient care? Cedars-Sinai Marina Del Rey Hospital would be happy to hear from you! Please consider the following exciting opportunity, with one of the most outstanding and dynamic places to work in the medical field, as your next career move.
What will you be doing in this role?The Physical Therapist will be responsible for evaluation, treatment planning and implementation of physical therapy services for adolescent, adult, and geriatric populations. The Physical Therapist is responsible for initiating care as per receipt of order by a physician and administers patient care according to guidelines set by the Physical Therapy Practice Act, Rehabilitation Services Department policies and procedures, Physical Therapy policies and procedures and scope of care. The patient care process includes examination, evaluation, treatment planning, intervention, patient/family/caregiver training, equipment and follow up recommendations, and documentation. The Physical Therapist administers treatments, modalities, procedures, and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability and pain following injury, disease or physical disability. They assist patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. The staff therapist coordinates, delegates and supervises the care provided by PTA/L, PTLA, and students.
- Current California State Physical Therapy Licensure (required).
- Current BCLS certification (required).
- Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing (required).
- Additional languages (preferred).
- One (1) or more years of previous experience in inpatient acute care Physical Therapy setting (preferred).
- Basic computer knowledge (required)
Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.
Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
At Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital, we are dedicated to the safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu) and COVID-19. For this reason, we require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through April each year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a conditiosn of continued employment, subject to medical exemption or religious accommodation. For the same reason, you may also be required to receive other vaccines such as COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital reserves the right to make modifications to its required list of vaccines as required by law and/or policy.Apply NowApply Later