Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist Home Care - Long Beach to LA in Pacific Palisades, California
Providence is calling a Physical Therapist for Home Care services ( Full Time / Day Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Home Care
Must be available 5, 8 hour days per week, 1 weekend day per month and 2 holidays per year
Must be able to travel from Long Beach to LA to visit patients
In this position you will:
- Provides home health physical therapy within the Physical Therapy Professional Scope of Practice, to restore function and prevent disability following disease or injury; assist the patient in reaching maximum ability within the limits of his/her capabilities and the disease process.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Degree in Physical Therapy from an approved program according to Medicare guidelines.
Current California Physical Therapy ( PT ) license.
Basic Life Support ( BLS ) for Health Care Providers by the American Heart Association.
Minimum 2-years' experience in acute care, rehabilitation, or home care.
Valid driver’s license with no excessive violations or accidents.
Maintaining the minimum state requirements for auto insurance.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Previous experience in home care
About the home health you will serve.
As an integral part of the respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled healthcare professionals provide a full range of home health and clinical specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness. Providence Home Health embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems.
Our team of health care professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include: registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists. Our specialty care includes patient assessment and monitoring; beside protime monitoring; IV therapy; total parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the education and resources needed to regain and maintain good health
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Physical Therapy
Other Location(s): California-Redondo Beach, California-San Pedro, California-Los Angeles, California-Gardena, California-Inglewood,, California-Manhattan Beach, California-Pacific Palisades, California-Culver City, California-Santa Monica, California-El Segundo, California-Hawthorne, California-Carson, California-Marina Del Rey
Req ID: 219927