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Outpatient Physical Therapist

Posted on Nov 11, 2018 by Sequoia Hospital

Redwood City, CA 94059
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Overview
About Sequoia Hospital - Hello Humankindness
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's Heart and Vascular Institute is 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. Our Total Joint Replacement program is a designated Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement. Our Birth Center is consistently ranked as a favorite among Peninsula families. We are also known for our comprehensive emergency care and leading-edge tomosynthesis 3-D mammogram technology . Our Pavilion combines the most advanced medical and surgical services with a unique healing environment, including private, spacious rooms and inviting garden areas.

Learn more about us , our awards , and some of our services:
  • Heart Surgery
  • Maternity
  • Orthopedics

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Responsibilities
Position Summary:
Provides outpatient 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.

Minimum:
  • Prior outpatient 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 preferred. Certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support for healthcare providers (CT CPRBLS).
  • Licensed in the State of California as a Physical Therapist (or Licensed Physical Therapy Applicant). (LIC PTLA or LIC PT)
Preferred:

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Qualifications
Prior outpatient 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 preferred. Certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support for healthcare providers (CT CPRBLS). Licensed in the State of California as a Physical Therapist (or Licensed Physical Therapy Applicant). (LIC PTLA or LIC PT).

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