Community Regional Medical Center Physical Therapist - Acute Therapies - Per Diem (8hr) in Fresno, California
Community Regional Medical Center is seeking a Physical Therapist to join our Rehab team! As the flagship of the largest hospital network in central California, Community Regional Medical Center provides Valley residents with the highest level of care available in the region. Our affiliation with University of California, San Francisco Medical School gives our patients access to some of the brightest physicians and medical specialists in the country.
We offer specialized services that allow our patients the convenience of coordinated care throughout our state-of-the-art facilities located on our 58-acre campus in downtown Fresno. Community Regional is truly unrivaled in the region and measures up with top hospitals across the nation. Rehab services are provided across the continuum, including a Neuroscience Center and Primary Stroke Center, Joint Replacement Center of Excellence, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and the Leon S. Peters Rehabilitation Center.
Rehab at CRMC Our staff is a balanced mix of seasoned clinicians, recent graduates and everything in between. This offers an optimal environment for mentoring and implementation of the most current evidenced based practice. We support regular continuing education to maintain currency and further develop our staff. Our therapists regularly share knowledge through mentoring and in-services.
Being located within a Level 1 Trauma & Burn Center and teaching facility provides unique opportunities. We are able to admit patients at a higher level of acuity and initiate the rehab process earlier because we have access to the specialists in the acute environment. We also work closely among the rehab therapy teams to improve continuity of care between settings. Additionally, access to the educational process offered in a teaching hospital offers opportunities to attend Grand Rounds, interact with physicians in the residency program, and learn from various healthcare professionals in the teaching environment.
Acute Care Therapy:
Therapies are provided in all areas of the facility at CRMC. Being part of a trauma center means that many of the patients have great needs for our services. Being part of a teaching facility means that we are constantly teaching and learning alongside medical residents and fellows from various programs. We strive to intervene early in the patients stay, often starting in the critical care areas. The 52 bed neuroscience unit is our most robust service area, where we treat patients with a wide range of neurological, spinal and nervous system disorders. The orthopedic service includes several surgeons employing cutting edge techniques} giving us the opportunity to learn and practice in new ways. Physical Therapists round daily with the trauma and orthopedics services. We also serve inpatient and outpatient burn units, the NICU, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, and the Emergency department. We like all therapy staff to contribute to the growth of the department through educational opportunities and defined roles, and we have a robust student/intern program. It is also very nice to have an inpatient rehab facility in-house, with various resources available to us as well as our patients.
Candidates must possess a California Physical Therapist license and a Bachelors degree (or higher) in Physical Therapy plus one year of Physical Therapy experience. Additionally, a BLS for Healthcare Providers from American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required.
To apply Do you want to join this growing hospital and join our extraordinary Rehab team? Contact Stephanie, Rehab Recruiter, at 559-459-2225 to assist with questions or apply now!
Job Title: Physical Therapist - Acute Therapies - Per Diem (8hr)
Facility: Community Regional Medical Center
Employment Type Description: Per Diem - 8hour
Location: Community Regional Medical Center
Shift Hours/Days: Days
Job Number: JO-1510-16016
Date Posted: 8/16/2016
Required Degree: Bachelor of Science (B.S.)