Pt Physical Therapist
Company: Life Care Centers
Posted on: December 28, 2018
Pt Physical Therapist - Life Care CentersPT - Physical TherapistLife Care Center of LeominsterPosition type: Full-time & PRNShift: All ShiftsPosition SummaryThe PT - Physical Therapist provides direct rehab care in physical therapy to patients upon physician referral in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.Education, Experience, and Licensure RequirementsMust be a graduate of an accredited program in physical therapy, BSPT, MSPT, or DPT (2003 or later must have MSPT or DPT)Must be currently registered/licensed in applicable State. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment.One (1) year experience in post-acute care or related setting preferredMust have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.Specific Job RequirementsParticipates in community health matters/projects as appropriateMust be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and e-mailLiaisons with patients, families, support departments, etc., to adequately plan for patient needsMust demonstrate good body mechanics at all timesMust possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such actionMust be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post-acute care facilityMust have the ability to implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the departmentMust perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: patient care,, documentation and therapy software responsibilities, patient rights, and safety and sanitationMaintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc.Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential informationMust understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance proceduresDisplays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care's Code of Conduct and completes mandatory Code of Conduct and other appropriate compliance trainingEssential FunctionsMust be able to follow physical therapy treatment plans for patientsMust be able to establish, assess, and modify realistic, measurable, timely, and functional goalsMust be able to oversee and evaluate care given by PTAs, Rehab Aides, and PT and PTA studentsMust be able to chart appropriately and timelyMust be able to utilize therapy software appropriately and accuratelyMust exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patientsMust be able to assist in the evacuation of patientsMust demonstrate dependable, regular attendanceMust be able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgmentMust be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary teamMust be able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hoursMust be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English languageBenefits for Full-Time Associatesmedical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability coverage401(k)paid vacation, sick days and holidaysAn Equal Opportunity EmployerLCAD 124997Leominster, MA*CAAPPLY NOW
Keywords: Life Care Centers, Leominster , Pt Physical Therapist, Healthcare , Leominster, Massachusetts
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!