Physical Therapist, PIH Health Downey, Per Diem, Day Shift
Location: Downey, California
Mental Health/Social Services
Internal Number: 14279
PIH Health is a nonprofit, regional healthcare network that serves approximately 3 million residents in the Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Gabriel Valley region. The fully integrated network is comprised of PIH Health Hospital - Whittier, PIH Health Hospital - Downey and PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital, 27 outpatient medical locations, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer, women’s health, urgent care and emergency services. The organization is recognized by Watson Health as one of the nation’s Top Hospitals, and College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) as one of the nation’s top hospital systems for best practices, cutting-edge advancements, quality of care and healthcare technology. PIH Health is certified as a Great Place to Work TM. For more information, visit PIHHealth.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
The primary responsibility of the Physical Therapist is to provide direct patient care upon physician referral.
Ability to perform patient care utilizing correct body mechanics
With consideration to age, utilizes the approved process to resolve biophysical, psychological, educational and environmental needs of patient/significant others when administering care.
Competent to evaluate and treat a variety of diagnosis for patients who may be infants, children, adults or geriatric patients.
Must be a licensed as a Physical Therapist in California, or be eligible to take the examination for licensure in the State of California
Must maintain a current California Physical Therapy license
Valid BLS CPR certification through the American Heart Association
Basic computer skills in Windows preferred
Some physical therapy experience preferred
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient safety and comfort – you'll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in our workforce. EOE M/F/D/V