Job Posting: Every Connection. Every Support. Everything We Have. Those who work in Rehabilitation help patients get back on their feet and restore their quality of life—and they take great joy in doing it. They give their support, their expertise, and everything they have to provide patients with the exceptional care for which we are known and trusted. This culture of passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it's one of the many reasons we've been named one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Now we invite you to join us. From our 852-bed Level I Trauma Center to our 28-bed CARF-accredited inpatient rehabilitation unit, we provide a full range of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech-Language Therapy services. With Cedars-Sinai, there's no limit to your growth. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Acute Therapy has an opening for a Physical Therapist, Per Diem. The Physical Therapist, PD will perform evaluations; demonstrate appropriate treatment interventions and strategies; Complete discharge planning for patients; supervise assistants and students. Note: All External Hires must successfully pass a background check, a prohibited substance screening, and a pre-employment physical.
Qualification Requirements/Preferences: Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements: Graduate of a CAPTE accredited PT school or equivalent License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Valid and current license as a PT in the state of California Valid and current CPR certification: American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) Experience: Prefer clinical experience in Acute Care and working experience documenting in an electronic medical record, and command of basic computer navigation skills. Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking) Able to push, pull, lift up to 100 lbs on an intermittent basis; able to bend, stoop, sit, stand and walk without restrictions.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly comp...etitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.