DescriptionSHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Regional Medical Center of San Jose is a 247 bed hospital with a Level II Trauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular,Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology, along with multi-organ Cancer Care, and services for Women and Children.
Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center, Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program, county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, ACoS accredited Community Cancer Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. Regional is a recipient of Healthgrades 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence. The hospital has also been recognized by U.S. News and World Report and The Joint Commission as a top performing hospital.
Schedule: 0.8, FT Shift: Days, Rotating Weekends.
The Physical Therapist II develops and implements comprehensive rehabilitation programs that enable patients to achieve maximum outcomes including functional abilities and quality of life following disease or injury and for injury prevention/wellness. Interacts with multidisciplinary teams for coordinated patient care. Coordinates or facilitates and participates in departmental and rehab services activities such as programs, projects, and performance improvement. Participates actively in departmental development and offers input on departmental and rehabilitation services planning, development, policies, and procedures. Precepts Physical Therapy student.
Minimum: California PT License or License Applicant, and CPR
Preferred: APTA Membership
Minimum: 1 year Acute care, Rehab, or SNF experience
Trauma and neuro experience required
BS or MS in Physical Therapy or MPT
Knowledge: Knowledge of PT assessment & treatment techniques and Knowledge of PT and healthcare trends
Skills: 1) Problem solving, analytical, time management skills; 2) Interpersonal, communication, and documentation; 3) Plan, develop, implement rehab tests & programs; and 4) Program development