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Travel Physical Therapist - $2,800 per week, Days

Company: Quality Nurses
Location: Merced
Posted on: September 17, 2022

Job Description:

Quality Nurses is seeking a travel Physical Therapist for a travel job in Merced, California.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Physical Therapist
  • Discipline: Therapy
  • Start Date: 09/26/2022
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours, days
  • Employment Type: TravelAs travel nurses ourselves, we understand all the reasons to avoid taking an assignment with an agency you've never worked with before. We want to reward you for giving us a chance, so when you sign for your first assignment (of 13 weeks or more) with us from now until August 31st we will include a $1,000 bonus on your first paycheck.Modules are required to be done before start of assignment. Modules take on average 6 hours to complete.

    - Unit: PT/OT/ST
    - # beds: 189 beds: ICU 20, telemetry 34, medical 5th floor 34, surgical 6th floor 34, and medical unit 7th floor 34, Mother and baby units 33 beds
    - Hospital census runs 150 on average. Off- site outpatient center for all three disciplines (2.5 mile distance, 8 min drive/one way). OT, ST service home health clients at (located OP Center) T, F OT, as needed ST (small volume)
    - Certs: BLS and CA license PT,OT/ST
    - EMR: Cerner B (upgraded version)
    - Therapy Leaders: Therapies (1) lead inpatient therapist, (1) therapy supervisor, (1) Director of Rehab Services
    - Therapy Aides/Licensed Staff: (3) outpatient, (5) inpatient, (1) PTA OP, (2) inpatient PTA--------s (1) COTA OP, (1) (PD) COTA, (2) OP OTR, (2) IP OTR (includes 1 OT (T), (5) PT--------s (includes 2 T), (3) PD PT IP, (2) PD PT OP, ST (2) includes 1 Traveler
    - Weekend Requirement: Have worked PT travelers on 10 hour schedules splitting the weekend W-S and Sun-W (has worked out well); OT, ST none and at 8 hour schedule
    - Holidays: none
    - Scrub Color: Burgundy polo or long sleeve shirt, black pants, and shoes
    - Tele: 34, although all fours are capable of having telemetry on patients
    - Vents: Varies, 2-4 , at times up to 6
    - Hospitalist or Intensivist in house: Hospitalists, Residents, and Telemedicine intensivists in ICU
    - Wound Care therapists Inpatient have 3 (2) PT, (1) PTA
    - RT 24/7: yes
    - Pharmacy 24/7: yes
    - Shifts: 8 hours , but willing to consider 10 hours for PT travelers
    - Floating: Yes , OT (IP/OP/HH), ST (primary OP required with geriatric and pediatric experience/ ideally Vital Stim as well, as needed IP to relieve IP or support IP ST, PT (inpatient acute hospital)
    - Floor specific orientation: General department orientation with skills checklist and assigned clinician
    - Common diagnosis / Types of patients: IP adult and geriatric population ( orthopedic, neurological, medical, pulmonary complications), OP peds to geriatrics diverse patient population. OT hand therapy a big component, ST pediatrics is a big component
    - Additional Notes: JCAHO certification for Stroke (NIH certified), TJP (elective hips and knees), Early mobility program, vent early mobility level 2. 1 hour to Yosemite, population 70K + , 2 hours to Monterrey Bay, SF, and Sierra Nevada range (diverse area for weekend get- aways)Quality Nurses Job ID #d390115. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.About Quality NursesWe are travelers building the kind of agency we always wanted, while still working assignments.We are transparent. Our clinicians are just as important to us as our customers.We only hire clinicians we'd be glad to work with on the same unit. If approved, you will get your own admin dedicated to helping you with everything before, during, and after each assignment for your entire time with us.--More info:---Pay is every Friday starting the second Friday of your assignment.
    We do not provide:
    -Housing-Any Reimbursements (including onboarding requirements) other than the max allowable GSA Per Diem for qualified travelers-Health insurance-401k plan-Referral bonusesBenefits
    • Weekly pay
    • Cancelation protection
    • Holiday Pay
    • Guaranteed Hours

Keywords: Quality Nurses, Merced , Travel Physical Therapist - $2,800 per week, Days, Healthcare , Merced, California

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