Physical Therapist

Posted Date 1 month ago(5/8/2024 12:38 PM)
Requisition ID
2024-29393
# of Openings
1
Area of Interest
Therapy
Company
Elderwood
Location
Elderwood at Wheatfield
Position Type
Per Diem
Salary
Pay $ 45.00 / hour

Salary

Pay $ 45.00 / hour

Overview

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Apply today! Benefits include:

  • Shift Differentials
  • Full Benefits Package
  • Continuing education program with a benefit of up to $1,000! (based on tenure)

We are seeking a high quality, engaging Physical Therapist to be on the front lines, making the difference in the lives of our residents and their families. 

 

Physical Therapist Position Overview:

Physical Therapy team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of individuals by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services. This position is responsible for administering skilled physical therapy treatments ensuring that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times. State specific Physical Therapy license is required.

Employee Perks!

401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Enjoy a fun and diverse work environment, Friendly and supportive staff, Truly make a difference in our residents' lives while providing top notch care, Uniform Provided

Responsibilities

Physical Therapist:

  • Initiates skilled physical therapy treatments in accordance with physician’s orders; maintains required contact with physician.

  • Maintains written evaluations, progress notes and discharge summaries for individuals in physical therapy program.

  • Confers with other health care staff regarding special needs of individuals to enhance rehabilitation or maintenance of function.

  • Provides input for meetings and attends during absences of the Director Physical Therapy.

  • Maintains statistical records of individuals’ treatments.

  • Assists with in-service training programs upon request.

  • Records and updates individual’s plan of care in the Inter-disciplinary Kardex.

  • Submits requisition for supplies needed in the treatment to Director Physical Therapy.

  • Assumes all duties of the Director Physical Therapy during absences including supervision of Physical Therapy Aides and responsibility for all necessary documentation.

Qualifications

Physical Therapist:

  • Graduation from an approved school of physical therapy required.
  • State license to practice physical therapy required.
  • Two years’ experience in physical therapy preferred.
  • Ability to direct others necessary.
  • This position requires regular interaction with residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors. In order to ensure a safe work environment for residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors of the Company, and to permit unfettered communication between the employee and those residents, coworkers, visitors, and supervisors, this position requires that the employee be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language at an intermediate or more advanced level.

EOE Statement

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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