Welcome to Hi-Desert Medical Center, where youâ��ll benefit from:
â�¢A 59-bed acute primary care facility offering you and your family first-rate health care close to home â�¢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 â�¢A dedicated team of quality, caring, health care professionals
Assists with quality patient care by being sensitive to the needs, interest, and abilities of geriatric patients.
1. Evaluates assigned patients/residents and develops treatment plans, including specific goals and activities, reevaluating and modifying plans as necessary. Ensures treatments and care is done appropriately and completely in accordance with patients/residents clinical condition. 2. Provides instructions in therapeutic procedures to be continued by the patient as prescribed by a physician. Provides direct physical therapy to patients/residents. 3. Communicates clearly and tactfully with patient/resident regarding progress, problems, home programs and other issues related to the therapeutic process. 4. Communicates observations, facts and comments with interdisciplinary team members individually, and through team meetings as appropriate and required. 5. Assesses patientâ��s progress weekly or as required and adjusts program as appropriate. 6. Prepares written documentation as requires by regulations and departmental policy, such as evaluations, individualized treatment plans, progress notes and other required reports 7. Provides direct Physical Therapy to patients per plan pf care. 8. Prepares written documentation as required by regulations and departmental policy, such as evaluations, individualized treatment plans, progress notes, and other required reports. 9. Maintains established departmental policies, procedures, objectives, and quality assurance. 10. Performs above primary duties for ages adolescent through older adult.
Physical demands: â�¢ May be exposed to infectious and contagious diseases, body fluids and wastes â�¢ Heavy physical effort, including lift/carry up to 50 lbs â�¢ Prolonged standing/walking, bending and squatting â�¢ Must be able to lift, position and transfer patients/residents and equipment
Working Conditions: â�¢ Handles Emergency or Crisis Situations
Minimum Education/Certification/Experience: â�¢ Current California Physical Therapy License â�¢ Current BLS CPR certification
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: Joshua Tree, California
Facility: Hi-Desert Medical Center
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: 2105019759
About Hi-Desert Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.