Signature Service Physical Therapist/PT-Home Health in Albany, Oregon
Full-Time Home Health Physical Therapist
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday
Coverage Area: Albany to Corvallis, Oregon
Signature Healthcare at Home, Albany, Oregon
The Home Health Physical Therapist/PT provides rehabilitative and skilled physical therapy services to patients in their place of residence.
Make initial evaluation visits to patients and develop and implement an appropriate plan of care.
Use various tests to determine patient’s individualized needs including mobility, ambulation, stability, balance, and strength and endurance.
Perform manual and functional therapy exercises and activities with the patient.
Complete safety assessments of the patient’s residence, providing recommendations to multidisciplinary staff, family and caregivers.
Instruct and educate families and caregivers in the use of therapy, prosthetic, and orthotic devices.
Instruct and supervise Signature caregivers, CNA’s, and PTA’s.
Revise patient’s plan of care as necessary, and document clinical and progress notes the day of service.
Graduate of a CAPTE accredited physical therapy education program.
Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a PT in this state.
Current CPR Certification.
Minimum 1 year recent work experience as a PT.
Must have a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance.
Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers.
Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively.
Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations.
Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.
Please apply on line for this position here:
Signature Healthcare at Home – Regional Recruiter
Tel: 503-607-0614 |C: 971-264-8367 | F: 1-866-415-6242
Hospice | Home Health | Home Care
Street: 317 West 1st Avenue, Suite 301
External Company Name: Northwest Hospice, LLC