PHYSICAL THERAPY - HOME HEALTH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Home Health Care

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

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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.
This outpatient clinic is located in sunny San Diego, CA and minutes from our beautiful beaches and central to the vibrant Hillcrest community.  You will experience the pride, and support of being a member of an outstanding team where we share a culture of providing excellent care to our patients and each other. 
 
The physical therapist provides patient evaluation, assessment, treatment, and education according to therapist licensure, federal/state regulations, accreditation standards, and business unit policies and procedures. The therapist works cooperatively with members of the interdisciplinary team and actively participates in the coordination of services. The therapist has case by case responsibility to supervise home health aides and physical therapy assistants. The therapist participates in case conferences, team meetings, and other agency/systemwide meetings as requested. Performs other assigned duties. When the therapist does not function as case manager but is part of the multidisciplinary team, they will meet the job duty standards as team member therapist.
 

Please note this position has a Monday through Friday work schedule with occasional Saturday coverage and the hours are listed as day shift hours.
 
 
 

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
Graduate of accredited school of physical therapy (BS, MS, or DPT degree)
 
Minimum of two years recent experience required, Home Health experience desirable.
 
Fluent knowledge of spoken and written English required.
 
Ability to perform all baseline clinical therapy interventions and coordinate all aspects of patient care.
 
Effective interpersonal, communication, organizational & time management skills.

Current physical therapist license in State of California.
 
Current annual BLS certificate,

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of Medicare, Medi-Cal, and other third party payer's.
 
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, 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.