Providence Health & Services Physical Therapy Aide in Tarzana, California
Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Aide ( Per Diem / Day Shift ) to Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.
In this position you will:
Responsible for performing general, non-technical duties and assisting the Physical Therapist in positioning, lifting, transferring, and treating patients according to the principles and practices of physical therapy.
Treat patients under the direct supervision of the Physical Therapist and collaborates with the interdisciplinary treatment team.
Required qualifications for this position include:
APTA approved PT Aide course or ETRMC PT Aide Training Program (can be completed within 90 days of hire)
Current LA City Fire Card within 90 days of hire
1 year of acute care experience preferred
Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing.
Ability to effectively work with patients with a variety of diagnoses.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)
Req ID: 204707