SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
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.
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
Staff Physical Therapist PRN PRN/Varied Physical Therapy
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.
Graduation from an accredited school of Physical Therapy.
Possesses a Bachelor’s degree, entry level Masters or Doctorate degree or both.
Preferably a year of experience, however new graduates are acceptable.
Experience in certain areas of expertise may be required.