Physical Therapist

HCA West Hills , CA 91307

Posted 1 week ago

Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics.

Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center.

Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center's Mission & Vision:

Mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.

Vision: To be the hospital of choice in our community.

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.

Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Position Summary:

To effectively and efficiently perform the duties of the Staff Physical Therapist in a variety of clinical settings. Works in cooperation with all departments within the hospital to provide superior services.

Demonstrates a professional, helpful attitude in dealing with patients and visitors. Must interact with other hospital employees and physicians in a professional manner directed towards providing quality patient care in a cooperative and efficient environment. Accepts other responsibilities in the Physical Therapy Department as assigned by Supervisor or Director.

Reports To: Director of Rehabilitation Services

Supervises: None

Position Requirements:

Licensure/ Certification/Registration:

  • Current California license as a Registered Physical Therapist from the State Board or eligibility to sit for exam if a new graduate.

  • Additional certifications in clinical specialties may be required for clinical specialists' positions.

  • Must maintain current BCLS certification.

Education:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of Physical Therapy.

  • Possesses a Bachelor's degree, entry level Masters or Doctorate degree or both.

Experience:

  • Preferably a year of experience, however new graduates are acceptable.

  • Experience in certain areas of expertise may be required.

Special Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



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