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Sharp HealthCare Physical Therapist Specialist II in San Diego, California

Sharp HealthCare

Facility:SRS Rancho Bernardo

CitySan Diego

DepartmentPhysical Therapy

Job Status

Full-Time

Shift

Day Job

FTE

1.0

Shift Start Time

Shift End Time

5 PM

Location

Sharp Rees Stealy Medical Center – Rancho Bernardo in San Diego County

Hours

8 hour shifts; Full-time position to work Day Shift hours; 8:00 am > 5:00 pm; no weekends

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy or equivalent

  • CA State license in Physical Therapy

  • BLS for Healthcare Providers

  • Minimum of 2 to 4 - years of clinical experience in Physical Therapy

  • Proactive problem-solving skills and time management skills

  • Effective customer service driven communications skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • 3 plus years of clinical experience in Physical Therapy

  • Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy or Doctorate of Physical Therapy

  • Prefer candidate with lymphedema and/or neurological interest and skill

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Summary

The Physical Therapist Spec II, evaluates, plans, directs and administers physical therapy treatment under the prescription of a licensed physician. Assists patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department, and participates in CQI activities and documentation review when requested. Will assist the supervisor as a resource for the professional development of the physical therapy department and the individual physical therapist. Will participate in continuing education possibly leading to specialization. Will be available for formal and informal consultation for staff therapists and receive consultation from other physical therapists. Will serve as a mentor for other staff physical therapists. Will assist the supervisors in the physical therapy department with staffing issues, administrative issues and coverage as needed.

Sharp Rees-Stealy offers a variety of comprehensive rehabilitation services at outpatient clinics throughout San Diego County. The Sharp Rees-Stealy Rehabilitation Team strives to provide comprehensive, efficient, cost-effective and convenient care. Our emphasis is on individual treatment and patient education for a healthy return to activities with an understanding of injury prevention. Our licensed therapists, national board certified and support staff focuses on the needs of each patient. We have many board certified therapists and rehabilitation leaders in their professional communities. Our care providers are skilled in many areas including Speech Therapy and Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy for Pediatric Rehabilitation.

With over 580 primary care and specialty care physicians providing care at 21 facilities throughout the region, Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group is one of the largest, most comprehensive medical groups in San Diego County, and is recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction and clinical care. For patient convenience and improved coordination of care, Sharp Rees-Stealy offers services in laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, physical therapy, optical and urgent care within each medical center or nearby.

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