PT - Physical Therapist, Home Health, Per Diem
Location:
Raleigh , North Carolina
Posted:
January 27, 2017
Reference:
2107_15014
Overview:

BAYADA Home Health Care has an immediate opening for a PT – Physical Therapist for the Raleigh Visits Office to perform home health visits.  This office services clients on a per visit basis in territories throughout Wake County, North Carolina. BAYADA has a special purpose: to help people of all ages to have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity. We believe our clients and their families deserve the highest quality of home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability - our core values.  As an PT – Physical Therapist, you will assist the physician in evaluating the level of function, perform client assessments, and to plan and implement appropriate interventions.

Responsibilities:

Each PT – Physical Therapist will:

  • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories
  • Perform diagnostic tests and measurements, such as the mobility/range of joints, transfer status, stability, patterns and appearance of ambulation, strength and endurance of muscles, balance testing, and safety assessments
  • Develop and implement appropriate individualized care plans, including manual therapeutic exercises, gait training, balance, and other interventions
  • Continually assess and revise the physical therapy care plan, and participate with nursing in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate
  • Educate and instruct clients, family members, or other client representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety, and independent living.
  • Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to client care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet
Qualifications:

Qualifications for a PT – Physical Therapist:

  • A current North Carolina Physical Therapist license
  • Two years of recent work experience as a Physical Therapist 
  • Graduation from a program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association or the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association, as indicated by school transcript or diploma
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and problem solving skills
  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred

BAYADA Offers:

 

  • Comprehensive salary
  • Medical / Dental / Prescription / Vision
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k with company match
  • A team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
  • Opportunity to develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
  • Mileage reimbursement

 

Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

PT – Physical Therapist


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Help people have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity.

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