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PRN Home Health Physical Therapist/PT at Signature Hospice

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Type: Full Time
Location: Nampa, Idaho

Job Description:

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PRN Home Health Physical Therapist/PT

Signature Home Health - 312 3rd Street South - Nampa, Idaho 83651

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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.

Signature Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer