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Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 9:15 AM


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Crittenton, an Ascension Health at Home Company,
has an immediate opening for a
Physical Therapist in
parts of the Oakland and Macomb County area.
POSITION SUMMARY:
A licensed professional who provides coordinated care to patients of all age groups. Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans to restore or maintain patient well:being. Plans, organizes, and conducts physical therapy treatment program based on the medical referral and their evaluation. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
:Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
:Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in:services, as required by regulation; participates in in:service programs
:Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients
:Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors
:Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals, as necessary
:Performs initial and ongoing clinical assessments to identify patient needs, determine level of functioning, including OASIS assessments at appropriate time points and appropriateness of patient for home health
:Performs and oversees other team members, when applicable, in the performance of patient care that is consistent with patients' needs and desires
:Prepares, and completes a Plan of Care in consultation with the physician and other care:team members. Documents on progress notes, phones orders, and other clinical record documentation on an ongoing basis. Revises the POC based on evaluation and ongoing assessment data
:Plans and provides appropriate treatment for neuromuscular, neurological, and orthopedic disorders based on medical referral and therapy assessment
:Assists/instructs patient/family in transfer techniques appropriate to patient abilities. Instructs on use of equipment such as walkers, wheelchairs, canes, etc., in a safe manner. Utilizes appropriate therapy equipment specific to patient diagnosis and needs
Non:Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
:Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
Education/Licensing/Certification:
:Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from an American Physical Therapy Association approved program
:Current State License as an Physical Therapist
:Valid Driver's License.
:Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination
Experience:
:Two years' experience as a Physical Therapist in an acute care or rehabilitation setting.
Knowledge and Skills:
:Therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
:Good interpersonal skills.
:Knowledge of durable medical equipment

Source: https://www.tiptopjob.com/jobs/64851319_job.asp?source=backpage


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