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PHYSICAL THERAPIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 11/12/2018

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.
In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology.
Join the rehabilitation team at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego as a Physical Therapist, and partner with our dynamic team at this Level 1 Trauma Center to engage with a wide variety of patients. The ideal candidate will put themselves in the patient’s shoes, and partner with this passionate team to provide world class patient care.  
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 a Casual (Per-Diem) position with occasional weekend requirements and is located at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Course(s)/Training:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy
Required Certification/Registration:
  • Licensed or eligible for licensure as a PT in the State of California
  • Current BLS Certificate
Preferred Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately evaluate, assess and treat physical therapy patients
  • Experience as a physical therapist in an outpatient orthopedic setting preferred
  • Physical therapy manual therapy skills beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills both in verbal and written form
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

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.