Welcome to Hi-Desert Medical Center, where youï¿½ll benefit from:
A 59-bed acute primary care facility offering you and your family first-rate health care close to home with a wide range of quality inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation services, home health and hospice services, and a variety of community outreach programs with a dedicated team of quality, caring, health care professionals.
Under supervision of a Physical Therapist, performs treatments and provides exercise instruction and demonstration for patients.
Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement program and safety standards.
Assists the Physical Therapist during patient testing and complex procedures.
Will perform treatment plan as provided by the Physical Therapist with supervision as according Practice Act.
Carries out a program of corrective exercises and treatment for assigned patients as determined by evaluation performed by Physical Therapist.
Instructs patients on segments of the program including proper use of wheelchairs, crutches, canes, braces and prosthetic devices.
Participates in educational programs and in-service meetings.
Attends required number of departmental meetings per year.
Attends patient care staffing conferences and other related meetings.
Maintains active and support communication with the patient regarding progress, problems, home programs and other issues related to the therapeutic process.
Administers physical therapy care programs or portions of programs as directed by a registered physical therapist.
Determines staff training needs and schedules in-service education programs.
Maintains open communication with Physical Therapist regarding patients performance and progress.
Accurately documents patient condition in patient records.
Communicates observations, facts and comments with interdisciplinary team members, individually and thorough team meeting presentations as is appropriate.
Performs above primary duties for ages adolescent thru older adult.
Accredited program in Physical Therapy
CA License and Registration as required.
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: Joshua Tree, California
Facility: Hi-Desert Home Health & Hospice
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905007401
About Hi-Desert Home Health & Hospice
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.