Dignity Health Physical Therapist in REDWOOD CITY, California

Overview

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Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital providing innovative and exceptional health care for generations of Bay Area residents. Sequoia’sis a nationally known pioneer in advanced cardiac care, affiliated with the Cleveland Clinic Heart and Vascular Institute. Sequoia has received national recognition from Healthgrades for superior patient safety and was named as one of America’s top 100 hospitals for cardiac care. Ourprogram is a designated Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement. Ouris consistently ranked as a favorite among Peninsula families. We are also known for our comprehensive emergency care and leading-edge. Our Pavilion combines the most advanced medical and surgical services with a unique healing environment, including private, spacious rooms and inviting garden areas.

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Responsibilities

Provides Physical Therapy assessment and therapeutic interventions to individuals within a wide range of diagnoses including general medical, orthopedic, neurologic and cardiovascular. Also provides education to patients, appropriate family members and friends in order to restore patient's functional independence and reduce or prevent long term disability. Assists the patients to reach their maximum potential and return to their family and community. Coordinates and collaborates with other disciplines and implements the programs of the Rehabilitation Department under the general direction of the Rehabilitation Manager.

Prior hospital experience (non-licensed is acceptable)

Bachelor's Degree from a school of Physical Therapy accredited by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Physical Therapy Association or its equivalent required. Master's Degree in Physical Therapy, or DPT preferred.

Certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support for healthcare providers

Licensed in the State of California as a Physical Therapist (or Licensed Physical Therapy Applicant).

Qualifications

Prior hospital experience (non-licensed is acceptable). AHA BLS certification required. CAPT license required or Licensed Physical Therapy Applicant (LIC PTLA or LIC PT). Master's Degree in Physical Therapy, or DPT preferred.

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Job ID 2018-50480

Employment Type Full Time

Department Acute Inpatient Physical Therapy

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility Sequoia Hospital

Shift Day

Location REDWOOD CITY

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Tuesday-Saturday