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Physical Therapist (PT)- Home Health-Full Time
Details: Job is located in Lancaster, CA. North of Los Angeles, affordable housing, centrally located to beaches, lakes, and ski resorts makes Lancaster an ideal place to live! Job Objective: The physical therapist is responsible for assisting in the care and rehabilitation of designated home care patients. The therapist treats disabilities, injuries, and diseases through the use of massage, exercise, and equipment, employing properties of heat, light rays, water, electricity, and all other accepted physical therapy procedures. The therapist plans, administers, and evaluates individual treatments of assigned patients and determines appropriate activities, as indicated by patient's needs. Assists in supervision of Physical Therapy Assistants. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: A. Demonstrates understanding of the theory and practices of accepted physical therapy treatment Demonstrates knowledge regarding special needs and behaviors of age specific groups. Participates in age specific educational and training programs. Demonstrates proficiency in required age specific competencies B. Performs complete assessment of patient's endurance, sensory processes, range of motion, neuromuscular status, functional abilities and gait. Defines patient problems and goals on a timely basis after patient evaluation. C. Initiates a plan of treatment and makes necessary revisions based on assessments and patient progress. Reviews medical history as appropriate, including medications. Administers physical therapy treatments as prescribed. Updates problem list as needed. Provides recertification documentation 14 days prior to end of certification period. Contacts physician for recertification orders and/or changes in plan of care. D. Provides accurate documentation of visits within agency timeliness guidelines. Completes documentation of evaluation and plan of care. Completes a progress note for each therapy visit Routinely documents patient's progress. Provides conference notes when conferring with physicians, patients or other health care providers. E. Supervises Physical Therapy Assistant including: Initial evaluation - joint visit. Co-signs all notes weekly Joint supervisory visits on each patient at discretion of PT to be determined at initial evaluation and pm evaluation. Discharge visit with appropriate documentation. Maintains record of joint visit on time sheet. F. Demonstrates understanding of patient's insurance coverage for physical therapy. Completes an Authorization request for all visits. Communicates coverage problems with Management as needed. G. Communicates with Director of Patient Care for Durable Medical Equipment needs, patient problems or other issues as appropriate H. Maintains own schedule for patient visits and communicates visit plans with Clinical Supervisor or her designee. I. Attends and participates in staff meetings and multidisciplinary case conferences. 1. Frequency of conferences with PTA to be determined by the PT dependent on patient need, supervisory need of PTA and shall be at least once every 30 days.
Physical Therapist (PT) - Home Care
Details: Physical Therapist (PT) - Home Care Saint Petersburg, FL NurseCore is an industry leader in Medical Staffing and Home Health Care. NurseCore is looking for Physical Therapists with a minimum of one year experience to provide assessment, evaluation, and physical therapy for clients in Saint Petersburg and surrounding areas. Qualified care providers must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. Apply today to be rewarded with the great opportunities NurseCore has to offer! DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Identify, assess, and implement physical therapy needs as appropriate including development of Plan of Care treatments and goals Work with client and client's family members to achieve maximum physical recovery Identify and secure necessary support personnel, supplies and equipment Perform client visits as directed in Plan of Care Instruct and supervise clients and other health care personnel including Physical Therapy Assistants BENEFITS Daily Pay or Weekly Pay Pay Cards and Direct Deposit available Benefits including Health, Dental, Life and Guardian Voluntary Benefits Flexible and friendly staff ready to help you get the assignments that you want!!
Details: Registered Physical Therapist (RPT) Location: Los Angeles Community Hospital – Los Angeles (Alta Hospitals LLC.) Status: Full- Time, Benefited position - Medical, Vision, Dental, Life Insurance, 401K If you are a passionate Registered Physical Therapist (PT) who thrives on helping patients achieve a quality of life by providing outstanding therapy, then this is the opportunity for you. JOB OBJECTIVE The Registered Physical Therapist is responsible for the treatment and care of patients within the established guidelines of the Physical Therapy Department. MISSION Alta Los Angeles Hospitals, Inc. is committed to excellence in providing quality healthcare services to our community with a team of compassionate and dedicated professionals, within a culturally rich and ethically appropriate environment.
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