JOB DETAILS


JOB SUMMARY

  • Job Nbr:
    5302
  • Date Posted:
    8/2/2017 3:56:00 PM
  • Employer Industry:
    Physical Therapy and Other Disciplines
  • Employer Type:
    Home Health
  • Location:
    Albany, MN 56307
  • Compensation:
    We offer a competitive salary based on experience. We are offering a $5000 sign on bonus which is paid over the first 18 months.
  • PT/FT:
    Full Time
  • Hours:
    Schedule will vary according to appointments. There are no weekend hours.
  • Experience Required:
    We are looking for someone with two years of appropriate experience as a physical therapist.
  • Education Requirements:
    You must have a degree as a Physical Therapist.
  • Cert/Lic Required:
    Minnesota PT license
  • Computer Skills Required:
    Multiple programs will be used but for the charting. You will work with Cerner Beyond Now - RoadNotes.
  • Special Requirements:
    You need to possess and maintain a current CPR certification and current ND Driver’s license.
  • Travel/Transport Needed:
    You will be driving to patient's homes.

Physical Therapist Job for Home Health

Albany, MN 56307

ABOUT THE POSITION

As a physical therapist employed through us you will be working with a wonderful team of Therapists and support staff. You are responsible for providing physical therapy services and for adherence to all conditions outlined in all policies and procedures. This position offers a $5000 sign on bonus.

Patients will be a wide range of ages, mostly in the geriatric age bracket.

You'll provide 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

You will also initiate physical therapy program and instruct 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.

You may train patients in the use of prosthetic device as well as identifying patient and family/caregiver needs for other home health services and refers as necessary.

In addition you will prepare and submit clinical and progress summaries based on the attainment of goals, participate in discharge planning for patient, prepare and submit a clinical progress summary based on the attainment of goals as directed by Organization policy and more. 

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER

We provide individualized skilled care for patients, in the comfort of their own home. We work closely with the patient and their physician to coordinate services and develop an individualized plan of care. Our skilled nursing, physical, occupational and speech therapy, and home health aides improve lives by providing care for our patients wherever they call home.
Benefits offered:
Medical, FSA, dental, vision, disability, life, 401K, vacation, personal time, holidays and more. This is an extremely complete benefits package.
Why you should come work for us:
This is a wonderful group. We have extremely strong core values and we work hard for our patients every day. Nearly 700 employees, physicians, participating congregation members and board members participated in the process of naming our core values. The core values define us and serve as our guiding principles. They are the roots, or anchors, from which all of our activities, decisions and behaviors follow.

Ask for recruiter Mya Borgman at 818-890-9998 when calling about this position.