Physical Therapist II
Location:
San Jose , California
Posted:
December 17, 2017
Reference:
08385-18864
Job Code: 03360-18864
Physical Therapist II
Full Time, 1.0 (40 Hours/Week), Days (Rotating Weekends)

About Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Regional Medical Center of San Jos e is a 247 bed hospital with a Level II Trauma Center . The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular , Neuro , Orthopedic , Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology , along with multi-organ Cancer Care , and services for Women and Children .
Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center , county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, ACoS accredited Community Cancer Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. Regional is a recipient of Healthgrades 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellenc e . The hospital has also been recognized by U.S. News and World Report and The Joint Commission as a top performing hospital.

The Physical Therapy team is dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Regional Medical of San Jose

Schedule: Full Time, 1.0 (40 Hours/Week) Shift: Days (Rotating Weekends)

Internal Posting: 10/10/17 to 10/15/17

Description:

The Physical Therapist II develops and delivers comprehensive physical therapy programs to patients requiring these services. Programs are directed at restoration of and quality of movement and consist primarily of therapeutic exercise, neuromuscular re-education, manual therapy techniques, gait training and transfer/mobility training, with heat and cold, water, electricity, ultrasound, and other modalities as adjuncts to improving movement. Re-evaluates and adjusts these programs to meet patients changing needs. She/he delegates portions of treatment to aides and assistants, directing and supervising as indicated. Precepts students. Participates in performance improvement and department development activities. Interacts with the multidisciplinary patient care teams for coordinated patient care.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required:

1. Must be licensed, or an applicant for licensure, as a Physical Therapist by the Physical Therapy board of California. Must take and pass the examination within 6 months if not already licensed.

2. Completion of an entry level post baccalaureate curriculum of professional education in physical therapy, accredited by the APTA and approved by the Physical Therapy Board of California (baccalaureate level curriculum or post baccalaureate certificate program satisfactory if graduated prior to 1995 and have at least 3 years of experience).
3. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Provider Course.
1. At least one year of experience required.
2. Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.
3. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.
2. Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.
3. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.

4. Neuro, trauma, or ICU experience preferred
Qualifications:
Minimum Experience:

1. At least one year of experience required.
2. Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.
3. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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