PHYSICAL THERAPIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 8/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Join the largest rehabilitation team in the Scripps Health system as a Physical Therapist at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. This is an outpatient clinic where team of experienced therapists works with their patients on a one-on-one basis to facilitate their plan of care. This personalized approach allows our therapists to direct their own care plans while building rapport and a deeper relationship with their patients. The ideal candidate for this position is comfortable working independently and will use their strong clinical reasoning skillset to make a lasting impact in patients’ lives.

The Physical Therapist provides Physical Therapy evaluation, assessment, prognosis, treatment, and education as prescribed by qualified medical practitioner in accordance with the Physical Therapy Practice Act and Title 16 requirements.

This position is full-time (80 hours per period) working weekdays and is located at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy
  • Licensed as a Physical Therapist in the State of California
  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association
Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least one year of experience as a Physical Therapist in an outpatient orthopedic setting
  • Physical Therapy Manual Therapy skills

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Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.