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Physical Therapist/PT-Home Health

Physical Therapist/PT-Home Health

Category 
Therapy
Job ID 
2017-2880
Type 
Full Time 40
Location Name  
Salem Home Health
# of Openings 
2
Address 
1220 20th Street SE Suite 125
Days of the week working 
M-F
City 
Salem
Time of day and or shift schedule 
8-5
State 
Oregon
Territory the clinician will be covering (mileage radius/cities) 
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Overview

Now Hiring!

 

Full-Time Home Health Physical Therapist/PT!

 

Signature Home Health - 1220 20th Street SE Suite 125 - Salem, Oregon 97302
 

 

The Home Health Physical Therapist/PT provides rehabilitative and skilled physical therapy services to patients in their place of residence.

Responsibilities

  • Make initial evaluation visits to patients and develop and implement an appropriate plan of care.
  • Use various tests to determine patient’s individualized needs including mobility, ambulation, stability, balance, and strength and endurance.
  • Perform manual and functional therapy exercises and activities with the patient.
  • Complete safety assessments of the patient’s residence, providing recommendations to multidisciplinary staff, family and caregivers.
  • Instruct and educate families and caregivers in the use of therapy, prosthetic, and orthotic devices.
  • Instruct and supervise Signature caregivers, CNA’s, and PTA’s.
  • Revise patient’s plan of care as necessary, and document clinical and progress notes the day of service.

Qualifications/Skillsets

  • Graduate of a CAPTE accredited physical therapy education program.
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a PT in this state.
  • Current CPR Certification.
  • Minimum 1 year recent work experience as a PT.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance.
  • Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers.
  • Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively.
  • Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations.
  • Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.

Please apply on line for this position here:

 

https://careers-4signatureservice.icims.com

 

Samantha Bennett

Signature Services – Regional Recruiter
Tel: 503-607-0614 |C: 971-264-8367 | F: 1-866-415-6242

SBennett@4signatureservice.com |www.4signatureservice.com

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