Kaiser Permanente Neurologic Residency
    The Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency supports Kaiser Permanente’s mission to provide affordable high-quality health care services to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. With their advance clinical knowledge and skills, graduates will be able to address patients with complex neuromuscular problems and serve as providers of neurological care at medical centers throughout the Northern California region. As clinical specialists, they will provide an advance level of patient care through education, training, leadership, and community service.

    Our goals are:

    1.To develop physical therapists that exhibit the highest standards of ethical and professional behavior
    2.To prepare physical therapist to serve as primary health care providers who perform the highest standard of patient/client management
    3.To develop physical therapist that are able to serve the profession and community as leaders, educators, consultants, and mentors
    4.To prepare physical therapists that are able to contribute to the evidence-based practice of physical therapy
    5.To prepare the physical therapists to sit for the board certification examination in neurologic physical therapy
    6.To provide standardization and consistency in clinical care, mentoring, and expectations.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Website http://www.neuroptresidency.kp.org
Program Directors Name Arlene McCarthy, PT, DPT, MS
Address Line 1 1291 Marshall, Room 104A
Address Line 2 Willow Building
City, State Zip Redwood City, California 94063
Phone 650/299-4854
Fax 650/299-4828
Email arlene.mccarthy@kp.org
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 03/15/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 05/31/2018
Program Start Date 1 08/13/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
Experience Not Applicable
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions Not Applicable
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental application fee required Not Applicable
Supplemental application fee amount Not Applicable
Link to supplemental forms or instructions Not Applicable
Essay Questions
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    Not Applicable
Program Details
Multi-site program Yes
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition Yes
      Salary Yes
      Salary Type Hourly
      Benefits Part-Time Employee
      Other Benefits Not Applicable
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 12
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 24
      Maximum Number of Positions 4