HealthSouth Careers

Physical Therapist

Bakersfield, California
Therapy Staff


Job Description

HealthSouth Bakersfield Rehabilitation Hospital is now hiring Physical Therapist to join our team!

 

HealthSouth Bakersfield Rehabilitation Hospital is a post-acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital. We have added 20 news beds in private rooms, bringing our total number of beds to 86. Other features of our new expansion includes:

- New gym, the largest inpatient gym in the county

- Second separate dining area

- Second employee lounge, and

- 3 outdoor patio spaces

 

Benefits

To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available Benefits, please click here.

 

Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapist can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.

 

We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to asses and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.

 

You will use standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Auto Ambulators, Bioness, Interactive Metronome, Hand Mentor, SmartStep, Anodyne, Wii and CAPs may be available.

 

Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success -You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

 

Keywords: pt jobs, dpt, mpt

 

Job Code: 100011

 
License or Certification:
 
- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.
 
- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.
 
Education, Training and Experience:
 
- Successful completion of a degree from an accredited Master's degree program or accredited Bachelor's Degree program plus sufficient experience in the field.


Address: 5001 Commerce Drive, Bakersfield 93309
Job ID: 1619446