• PT, Physical Therapist, Home Health Visits, Weekends

    Location US-PA-Pittston | US-PA-East Stroudsburg | US-PA-Clarks Summit | US-PA-Scranton | US-PA-Wilkes Barre
    Posted Date 2 days ago(4/17/2018 10:07 AM)
    Position ID
    2018-22666
    Category
    Physical Therapy
    Zip
    18640
  • Overview

    PT, Physical Therapist

    Weekend Visits / Admissions

     

     

    BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced PT, Physical Therapist for an opportunity performing home care visits on the WEEKENDS.

    • This is a position as a home health PT providing visits to our clients throughout Luzerne and/or Lackawanna County. 
    • This office serves the adult and geriatric population. 
    • Additional availability is needed during the weekday for orientation and training.

    • One year prior clinical experience as a licensed PT is required.

    • Mileage reimbursement available.

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities include:

    • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
    • 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

    Qualifications for a Physical Therapist:

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

     

    PT – Physical Therapist

     

    Apply now for immediate consideration. EOE.

     

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    Posted Date

    4/17/2018

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