San Jose, CA | Full Time
We are seeking a Physical Therapist to join an interdisciplinary team in a SNF setting in San Jose, CA. The ideal licensed and experienced PT candidate will hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited Physical Therapy program with experience in geriatric rehabilitation and in adult neurological, cardiac and general rehabilitation.
Perform accurate, comprehensive patient evaluations.
Aid in the restoration and enhancement of independent function in those individuals whose living status has been compromised by illness and/or injury.
Evaluate and treat patients, communicate with families, physicians and other interdisciplinary team members, document services in the medical records.
Contribute to professional development of self and others.
Enhance interdisciplinary team through professional skills and knowledge.
Demonstrate safe working practices.
Consistently demonstrate company core values in interaction with co-workers, patients and families, with all other persons involved with the patient’s care, and the general public.
Provide patient treatments which meet patient needs and uses current treatment knowledge in accordance with clinical procedures.
Perform all other physical therapist duties as needed.
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited Physical Therapy program
Current Physical Therapist Registration/State Licensure
Experience in geriatric rehabilitation and in adult neurological, cardiac and general rehabilitation preferred
Knowledge of Physical Therapy evaluation, treatment techniques and medical terminology
Able to supervise and direct assistants and aides
Understanding the principles of physical modalities employed in Physical Therapy
Knowledge of use of prosthetic devices, ambulatory aides, assistive and resistive devices, and training
Ability to work with all types and levels of patients
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Physically able to perform daily job functions
Valid Driver’s License