PT, Physical Therapist, Home Health, Per Diem, Attleboro Area
Location:
Falmouth, MA
Posted:
January 16, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
Reference:
2107_6477

Overview:


BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapist, PT for a per diem opportunity performing home care visits in Attleboro and surrounding towns.  Availablity for occasional weekend visits, as needed, is required.  One year prior home care experience is preferred.  As a home care Physical Therapist, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides rehabilitative care and skilled nursing to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home.


 


BAYADA has a special purpose: to help people of all ages have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity. We believe our clients and their families deserve the highest quality home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability - our core values. With more than 275 offices nationwide, founder Mark Baiada still maintains the same compassionate, human focus that made our first office unique in 1975.


 


 



Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include:



  • 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 patients, family members, or other patient representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the patient's health, safety and independent living.

  • Accurately document observations, interventions and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.



Qualifications:

Qualifications include:



  • A current license as a Physical Therapist in Massachusetts

  • A minimum of one year of recent work experience as a Physical Therapist.

  • A graduate of 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 skills, organizational skills and problem solving skills

  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred


  


BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:



  • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values

  • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities

  • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks

  • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability

  • Benefits may include medical, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.


BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability.  Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader.  Apply now for immediate consideration.



A little about us:
Help people have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity.

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