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LHC Group Physical Therapist Home Health Sign On Bonus in Canton, Ohio

Overview

The Physical Therapist (DPT, RPT) in Home Health is responsible for the assessment and evaluation of patient care needs related to functional status/mobility, endurance/stamina, pain and other medical conditions. Based on this assessment and evaluation, the

Physical Therapist works to help determine a treatment plan, performs interventions aimed at improving and enhancing the patient's well-being, and evaluates the patient's progress.

Cambridge Caretender s , a part of LHC Group, is currently seeking clinicians/professionals that want to join our team to help improve the well being of our patients and their families.

LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

$1,500 Sign On Bonus

Additional Details

As noted by independent analysts, LHC Group consistently outperforms the industry in the percentage of our locations rating four stars or more. We are helping drive better outcomes for our patients nationwide.

If you're seeking a unique opportunity to take your career to the next level, it just arrived!

  • Do you want to be rewarded for your hard work?

  • Do you desire to make a difference providing quality care?

  • Do you want to be part of a family and not just an employee?

  • Flexible schedule for field clinicians

  • Competitive pay

LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home.

Essential Functions

  • Evaluates the patient's functional status and physical therapy needs. Assists the physician in the development of the therapy plan of care.

  • Provides services within the scope of practice as defined by the state laws governing the practice of physical therapy, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team.

  • Observes and reports the patient's response to treatment and any changes in his/her condition to the supervising nurse and/or the physician.

  • Treats patients to relieve pain, develop and restore function, and / or maintain maximum functioning using acceptable standards of practice.

  • Instructs and informs participating members of the health care team, the patient, and the family/caregivers regarding the plan of care, functional limitations, and progress toward goals.

  • Visits patients according to Plan of Treatment, completes a progress note for each visit, and submits progress notes per LHC policy.

  • Completes all patient evaluations and develops the PT plan of care within state specific guidelines. Reports outcomes of evaluation, goals, and anticipated projected frequency of care to supervising nurse within 24 hours of the evaluation.

  • Participates in staff conferences and committees as necessary.

  • May supervise home health aides in lieu of a RN if physical therapy is the only skilled service being provided and if allowed per state regulation.

  • Provides supervision of the PTA as per LHC policy.

  • Prepares a written discharge summary and/or a written summary report on patient's condition at least every 60 days.

  • Provides in-service education as requested by agency leadership.

  • Adheres to LHC Therapy Standards of Practice in provision of services to all patients.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licensure Requirements

  • Current Physical Therapy licensure in state of practice.

  • Current CPR certification required.

  • Must have a current driver's license and vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle.

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Location : Facility Name Cambridge Caretenders

Requisition ID 2019-69674

Location : Postal Code 44718-2526

Position Type PRN

Work Schedule Normal (Based on FT, PT, PRN)

CATEGORY THERAPY

Location : City Canton

Location : State/Province OH

An equal opportunity employer

LHC Group is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status. To learn more about the opportunities for you with LHC Group and our affiliates, contact one of our Human Resources team members at 1.866.LHC.Group.

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