Brookdale Senior Living Physical Therapist - SNF in Bakersfield, California

Full-Time, weekends included preferred

Riverwalk-SNF 350 Calloway Drive Building C Bakersfield, CA 93312

Job #:PTSNFbakCA4887

As a physical therapist with Brookdale Healthcare Services you"ll make breakthroughs every day, helping seniors regain their mobility, dignity and happiness. Working for Brookdale opens doors to advancement opportunities while affording you the security of being part of the largest senior living solutions company in the nation. Many of our PTs are promoted into local management roles before finding opportunities at the regional and corporate levels. We offer a true work/life balance allowing you the flexibility to set your own schedule. You"ll also enjoy the job diversity we offer and the opportunity to gain new therapy skills by letting us pay for approved certifications. We don"t micromanage. Our therapists get the support they need to enrich the lives of their patients.

Duties include:

*Providing physical therapy services to patients, including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation

*Communicating patient status and needs to family members, staff and other professionals

*Developing treatment plans and therapy goals

*Submitting billing, payroll and expense documentation

Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

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A career with Brookdale has never been so rewarding! Brookdale"s Skilled Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Communities offer an atmosphere that feels more like a family than just a job. With locations throughout the country, we have the opportunity to enrich thousands of lives every day. We are a trusted partner because we truly listen to the needs and wishes of our residents and their families, then customize a solution that puts that life within reach. We help residents recover with dignity, while receiving compassionate care, personal attention and professional services. As with all other Brookdale solutions, those who serve our residents in skilled nursing and rehabilitation environments do so because it is their calling to serve others with passion, courage and true sense of partnership.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor"s degree in physical therapy from an accredited program

  • Completion of the National Certification Examination for Registered Physical Therapists

  • Physical therapy license within the state of practice

  • One year of physical therapy experience

  • Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

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Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.