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Physical Therapist

Location: Johnstown
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Our mission is to provide innovative, patient centered, proactive care in the home environment. We value quality and the patient experience, working tirelessly to improve both. We utilize technology and innovation as a lever to enhance, improve, and make our care delivery model more efficient and effective. We hire and value those aligned and engaged with our mission, vision, and values, provide clear direction and opportunities.

1. Provides physical therapy services to patients according to a written physician's plan of care. This may include, but will not be limited to:a. Assessing and evaluating therapeutic/rehabilitative/functional status, and participation in the development of the total plan of care. Evaluates home environment.b. Assesses for muscle strength, mobility, gait, ROM-potential for rehab.c. Directing physical therapy treatment.d. Instructing patients and families/caregivers in the use and care of therapeutic appliances.e. Determining priority needs for physical therapy.2. Reporting to physician patient's reaction to treatment or changes in condition.3. Initiates physical therapy program and instructs other personnel and/or family/caregiver members in certain phases of physical therapy with which they may work with a patient, as well as instructing them as to the goals of the physical therapy program for the patient by participating in case conferences.4. May train patient in the use of prosthetic device.5. Identifies patient and family/caregiver needs for other home health services and refers as necessary.6. Submits all clinical documentation including Oasis according to agency policy which is within 48 business hours of visit.7. Participates in discharge planning for patient.8. Prepares and submits a clinical progress summary based on the attainment of goals as directed by agency policy.9. Provides physical therapy consultation to home families/caregivers when indicated.10. Provides in-service education programs for nursing organization personnel as needed.11. Participates in peer consultation process.12. Supervises physical therapy assistants according to organization policy and state regulations.POSITION QUALIFICATIONS1. Possesses a degree from a baccalaureate or masters program in physical therapy approved by an accredited organization.2. Licensed to practice as physical therapist within the state, if applicable.3. Two years of appropriate experience as a physical therapist. Community/home health''Work Location: On the roadWork Remotely No Company Fleet Vehicles Available: Complete with a gas card, maintenance repairs and inspections, and insurance coverage- all part of our commitment to your convenience and efficiency! Job Type: Full-timePay: $55.00 - $105.00 per hourBenefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Flexible schedule Health insurance Life insuranceMedical specialties: Home HealthSchedule: Monday to Friday

Education: Master's (Preferred)License/Certification: Physical Therapy License (Preferred)

Work Location: On the road

Keywords: ADVANCED HOME HEALTH, Altoona , Physical Therapist, Healthcare , Johnstown, Pennsylvania

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