Physical Therapist - Outpatient
Oakland, California 94609
Job Description and Requirements
Sutter Health's Alta Bates Summit Medical Center is the San Francisco East Bay Area's largest private, not-for-profit medical center, with a total of 920 licensed beds. Each of our campuses has 24-hour emergency, obstetric and medical/surgical services in both Oakland and Berkeley. Join our experienced team of outpatient pelvic rehab and outpatient manual physical therapists to provide care for patients with a variety of orthopedic diagnoses, incontinence and pelvic pain. We offer excellent continuing education opportunities in a supportive setting and are dedicated to continuing to improve outcomes by benchmarking ourselves with other clinics using the "Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes" (FOTO) tool.
The Physical Therapist provides services that identify, prevent, remediate, and rehabilitate acute or prolonged physical dysfunction or pain, with emphasis on physical dysfunction. Such encompasses evaluation and analysis of patients and therapeutic applications of physical and chemical agents, exercise and other procedures to maximize functional independence. In addition to the minimum qualifications and essential job functions, each employee shall meet established age and skill specific competencies. Skill competencies requiring additional development will be identified in the first year of employment and addressed annually in the employee's performance plan.
Graduate of approved Physical Therapist curriculum with either a Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate Degree or Certificate in Physical Therapy.
In accordance with the Career Ladder, has a minimum of 2 years at ABSMC with an "Exceeds Expectations" on prior performance evaluation. May "fast track" into PT II position with 3 years experience in a comparable setting at a prior medical facility.
Licensure or Certification:
Current California State PT License
Current Basic Life Support Certification - HealthCare Provider - BLS-HCP
Strength and coordination necessary for lifting patients, pushing wheelchairs, gurneys, and beds. See attached "Physical work Conditions check List" for specific physical requirements.
Primary Location: California-East Bay-Oakland
Organization: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Posting Type: All Applications Accepted
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours- 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday
Weekend Requirements: None
Schedule: Full Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
[posted Feb 9, 2018]
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