Pediatric Hospital Physical Therapist – PT

Location : Sun Valley, CA
Salary : $44.00 - $50.00/hour

We are recruiting for a Physical Therapist for a part or full-time position (20 – 40 hours) per week in an inpatient subacute facility in Sun Valley, CA.  This is a rare setting, the only one of its kind in CA working with children ages 0 – 21.  Experienced preferred but will consider a strong new graduate.  

Job duties:
*  The Physical Therapist will provide physical therapy assessment and intervention to children/young adults ages birth-20 years old
*  Diagnoses include Premature Birth, Congenital Birth Defects, Respiratory Diseases, Head Injuries, and Seizure Disorders
*  Maintain treatment environment and supplies to support physical therapy services
*  Build and maintain rapport with family members, provide parent/caregiver education as needed
*  Communicate and collaborate with other team members about physical therapy services
*  Complete professional documentation according to facility policies and procedures
*  Participate in multidisciplinary Plan of Care documentation and care conferences as requested
*  Enter appropriate billing for patient services into the electronic medical system
*  The Physical Therapist  will develop, write, and instruct patients and families in therapy home programs
*  Assist in orientation and training of other staff members
*  Assist in projects related to the development of clinical programs and/or accomplishment of
    department goals

Position Details:
*  Full-time is 30 – 40 hours per week, part-time is 20 – 29 hours per week, and casual status is 19 hours or less per week with no benefits
*  The caseload includes residents in a long-term care setting as well as outpatient clients (early intervention and school-aged)
*  The schedule is flexible, make your own.  Hours may be split into 4, 6, 8, or 10-hour days

*  Paid Time Off, Medical, Dental, and Vision, 401K, paid time for CEUs.  This includes both full and part-time (at least 20 hours per week)

*  Must hold a Bachelors Degree (or higher) in Physical Therapy and a current state license (or be eligible for same). Out-of-State Candidates are also welcome to apply.  
*  Prefer 1+ years of experience with pediatric population but will consider a strong new graduate.
*  Fluency in Spanish is a plus, but not required.

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Job ID : JO-2305-17424

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