Company: The Rehabilitation Center of Santa Monica
Location: Santa Monica
Posted on: September 19, 2022
The Rehabilitation Center of Santa Monica - SUMMARY
Physical Therapist (PT) evaluates and treats residents and patients
with temporary or long term physical disabilities to relieve pain,
restore function, and promote healing by applying the therapeutic
properties of exercise, heat, ultrasound, massage and other forms
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other
duties may be assigned.
Under a physicians order, performs the following within scope of
practice and federal guidelines:
Evaluates, plans and administers treatment to patients with
problems related to neuromuscular and musculoskeletal systems.
Administers and interprets tests and measurements for muscle
strength, coordination, range of motion, and respiratory and
Provides direct resident treatment in accordance with an
established plan of care.
Instructs patients, families, and caregivers in the care and use of
wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and other devices.
Maintains patient records.
Devises special tools and treatment for the specific needs of
Conducts home assessments as appropriate to ensure discharge of
residents to a safe environment.
Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company
policy and state and/or federal regulations.
Bachelor of Science or Master of Science degree in Physical
One (1) year of clinical experience preferred.
Current license to practice Physical Therapy issued by the State,
if required by state law.
Covid 19 vaccine required.
Must be in compliance with the state of California covid
May provide onsite supervision to Physical Therapist Assistants,
Rehab Aides, and provisional physical therapists per state practice
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENT
Shift work may be required. Employee is frequently required to
stand, walk, use hands or fingers, reach with hands and arms, feel,
talk and hear. Employee is occasionally exposed to blood or other
body fluids, fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic
chemicals. In compliance with applicable, law, reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions of the position.
Participates in (or conducts) company-sponsored training to
safeguard against improper useand disclosure of residents protected
health information. Monitors andensures compliance with company
policies, procedures and state and federal law. By his / her
signature below, employee agrees to adhere to and oversee
communication of privacy guidelines relative to
theconfidentialityof residents' protected health information.
*SIGN ON BONUS*
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