ResponsibilitiesSeeking a Physical Therapist with strong
background and clinical expertise in orthopedic and neurologic conditions with
varying patient demographics from adolescents to geriatrics. Primary
functions are to provide applicable physical therapy care for patients with
various diagnoses in a fast paced outpatient setting. Major duties
include: patient evaluation and treatment, electronic medical
record documentation, maintain expected productivity levels (including
special assignments), special projects and duties as assigned. The primary
function is patient care, unless otherwise specified. This candidate will be
responsible for working with a physical therapist assistant and delegating
patient caseloads as appropriate.
California Physical Therapy License or eligibility to work as such. Experience
with orthopedic and neurologic conditions
necessary to successfully navigate this position. Current BCLS Certificate. Strong communication skills and
ability to work autonomously as well as part of a collaborative team. Ability to effectively
communicate with patients and staff from varied cultural and socio-economic
backgrounds. Skill in making appropriate and effective decisions based on needs of the patient, priorities
of the department, and the Medical Center and Department Policies and
Procedures. Demonstrates ability to establish an appropriate treatment plan,
select appropriate treatment techniques, assess the results based upon
synthesis of all available information, and the patients' functional goals,
with changes in the plan and timely discharge as indicated.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.