PT, Physical Therapist, Home Health

US-CT-Westport
1 week ago
Position ID
2017-19415
Category
Physical Therapy
06880

Overview

 

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapist, PT, for a Full-Time opportunity performing home health visits in New Haven/Fairfield areas. One year prior clinical experience as a licensed PT is required. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Make home visits to clients throughout Fairfield and New Haven areas
  • Perform diagnostic tests and measurements, such as the mobility/range of joints, transfer status, stability, patterns and appearance of ambulation, strength and endurance of muscles, balance testing, and safety assessments.
  • Develop and implement appropriate individualized care plans, including manual therapeutic exercises, gait training, balance, and other interventions.
  • Continually assess and revise the physical therapy care plan, and participate with nursing in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate.
  • Educate and instruct clients, family members, or other client representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety, and independent living.
  • Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to client care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

Qualifications

  • A current Connecticut Physical Therapist license.
  • A minimum of one year of recent work experience as a Physical Therapist.
  • Medicare certified home health experience preferred.
  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.

 

BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability. Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader.

 

BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability or veteran status.

 

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Posted Date

9/13/2017

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