Cedars-Sinai Physical Therapist I-Acute Therapy in Los Angeles, California
Job Posting: Every Connection. Every Support. Everything We Have. Those who work in Rehabilitation help patients get back on their feet and restore their quality of life—and they take great joy in doing it. They give their support, their expertise, and everything they have to provide patients with the exceptional care for which we are known and trusted. This culture of passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it’s one of the many reasons we’ve been named one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Now we invite you to join us. From our 852-bed Level I Trauma Center to our 28-bed CARF-accredited inpatient rehabilitation unit, we provide a full range of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech-Language Therapy services. With Cedars-Sinai, there’s no limit to your growth. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Acute Therapy has an opening for a Physical Therapist I. The Physical Therapist will perform evaluations; demonstrate appropriate treatment interventions and strategies; Complete discharge planning for patients; supervise assistants and students. Note: All External Hires must successfully pass a background check, a prohibited substance screening, and a pre-employment physical. .
Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements:
Graduate of a CAPTE accredited PT school or equivalent
Valid and current license as a PT in the state of California
Valid and current CPR certification: American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)
1 year clinical experience in acute care or inpatient rehab and experience with the HER preferred.
Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking)
Able to push, pull, lift up to 100 lbs on an intermittent basis; able to bend, stoop, sit, stand and walk without restrictions.