Responsible for following the standards, policies and procedures developed for the Physical Therapy department and its patients.Therapists will screen new patients as needed, perform functional assessments and plan/implement treatment programs for individual patients under orders of a qualified individual and according to the principles and practices of physical therapy. The Physical Therapist will orient new staff, participate in Departmental and Hospital committees and activities and work with the Physical Therapy support team to ensure quality care.This position will oversee Physical Therapy Assistants and Physical Therapy aides.This position reports to the Director of Rehab Services.
Demonstrates ability to work as an interdisciplinary team member.Must be willing to cross train to work in multiple areas (acute, outpatients) and with broad age range (pediatric to geriatric).Able to demonstrate good working knowledge of Title 22, JCAHO standards, and county regulations.Will possess strong communication/people skills.Possesses the skills necessary to perform evaluations of patients in ages ranging from pediatric to geriatric. Must be able to read, write and speak English. Able to fulfill the physical essential job functions of a physical therapist.
ï¿½One year general acute experience preferred
ï¿½Master's Degree in the field of Physical Therapy
ï¿½Current CA license for Physical Therapy
ï¿½American Heart Association CPR/BLS
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: Placentia, California
Facility: Placentia-Linda Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905022214
About Placentia-Linda Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.