Cedars-Sinai Physical Therapist - Acute Therapy - Per Diem in Los Angeles, California
Cedars-Sinai is one of the
largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S. with 886 licensed beds,
2,100 physicians, 3,000 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals
and staff. Clinical programs range from primary care for preventing, diagnosing
and treating common conditions to specialized treatments for rare, complex and
advanced illnesses. In addition, Cedars-Sinai serves the community through its
Medical Network, which includes the highly rated Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and
Cedars-Sinai Health Associates.
As a per diem Physical Therapist in Acute Care setting at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, you will primarily completes evaluations and provides appropriate treatment interventions per policies. Completes required documentation in an accurate and thorough manner within expected timeframes. Utilizes validated and standardized outcome measures to establish goals, demonstrate progress and patient rehabilitation prognosis. Monitors and modifies progress of patients assigned to assistants. Demonstrates effective communication skills with patients, families and care team members.
Per Diem to assist with weekend support.
The Therapist-Per Diem is considered employed on an at-will basis
with no guarantee of scheduled hours. Scheduling is done based on staffing need
and availability. The Therapist-Per Diem staff member is expected to be
available a minimum of 16 hours per month.
Completion of a CAPTE accredited physical therapy program
Current and valid physical therapist license per California State requirements
Current American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support certification
A minimum of 5 years of experience as a practicing therapist preferred with a minimum of one year experience in the acute care setting.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.