Physical Therapist (Outpatient Rehab Services) - Per Diem, Days, 8hr

Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center - Mission Viejo, CA3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $77,000 - $100,000 a year
Mission Hospital has been serving the community for over 40 years and continues its commitment to providing our community members with the highest-quality and advanced care with compassion, dignity and respect. We believe health care is a partnership between our patients, their family and our care team. Mission Hospital provides a comprehensive range of patient care services and is continually elevating the standards of clinical care through our many Centers of Excellence.

Job Summary:
Provides direct patient care services in all assigned areas that includes evaluation, assessment, treatment planning based on the functional needs of the patients, program development, evaluation of the response to care, and readjustment of the treatment plan as required. Plans and provides patient, family, peer and community education and coordinates services with other health cares professionals including interaction with physicians responsible for the care of the patient. The Physical Therapist II also demonstrates advanced skills and functions as a clinical instructor in the development of students and interns. Follows an individualized performance development plan to maintain current knowledge and be competent in critical areas and support program components. Promote hospital goals and objectives while modeling philosophy and values.


One (1) year of clinical experience.

License / Certification:
Current and valid California Physical Therapy License.
Current certification of completion of training in Healthcare provider BLS (American Heart Association).

Preferred Position Qualifications:
Graduate of an accredited Master’s program in Physical Therapy

Completed a project or special assignment relate to program or staff development
Served as a clinical instructor for interning students and participated in presenting in-services to staff/students.
Participated in at least one community service event over the past year.
APTA Member
Competence in computers and computer applications.
Knowledge of JCAHO, CARF and Title XXII standards.


In addition to being Magnet Recognized and awarded Top Work Places, Mission Hospital offers generous medical, dental, and vision premiums for caregivers and their eligible dependents.

Professional Advancement:
Individual career development plans, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, motivating managers

Medical – Blue Shield HMO and HRA/HSA plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, and Employee Assistance Program.

Retirement – 401(K), Paid-Time Off - Based on employment status of FT, PT, PD and years of service, Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, optional Pre-Paid Legal Plan.