• Physical Therapist, Senior Living, Full Time

    Location US-NJ-Cherry Hill
    Posted Date 1 month ago(3/13/2018 10:39 AM)
    Position ID
    2018-22141
    Category
    Physical Therapy
    Zip
    08034
  • Overview

    BAYADA Senior Living, a specialty program of BAYADA Home Health Care, is currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapist, PT, for Full Time opportunity performing home health visits in senior living communities in Camden County, NJ.  One year prior clinical experience as a licensed PT is required. 

     

    BAYADA Senior Living offers a comprehensive continuum of care to its clients, including traditional home care under the Medicare Part A benefit, as well as outpatient therapy services under the Medicare Part B benefit.  The foundation of the program is exceptional clinical care and relationship management as BAYADA clinicians become a true healthcare partner in the senior living communities.  Communities include assisted living, independent living, senior congregate living, 55+ communities, and intermediate care facilities for clients with intellectual disabilities.

     

    At BAYADA, we believe our employees are our greatest asset.  We are committed to investing in people and nurturing their desire to grow.  Watch this video to learn more about field employee career pathing: 

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities for a PT - Physical Therapist include:

    • Make home PT visits to clients in designated senior living communities.
    • 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 BAYADA clinicians 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

    Qualifications for a PT - Physical Therapist include

    • A current New Jersey Physical Therapist license.
    • A minimum of one year of recent work experience as a Physical Therapist.
    • Graduation from a program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association or the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association, as indicated by school transcript or diploma.
    • Prior experience working as a PT within senior living communities.
    • Interest in owning the wellbeing of assigned senior living communities.
    • Interest in and willingness to learn and deliver Medicare Part B therapy, as well as home health therapy.
    • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and relationship building skills.
    • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English.
    • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.

    BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

    • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
    • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
    • Advance your career with the opportunity to grow to a Program Manager or Rehabilitation Manager, and then to an office Director or Area Director of Senior Living role.
    • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability.
    • Benefits may include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; mileage reimbursement; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; and 401(k) with company match.

     

    Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. 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, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

     

     

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    Posted Date

    3/13/2018

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