Physical Therapist - Home Health
Company: St. Joseph Health
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: May 3, 2021
We are looking for a Physical Therapist for Sea Crest Home
Health at Providence Home Care Services.
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a
text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system
Location: Costa Mesa, CA
Work Schedule: Full Time - 80 Biweekly Hours
Shift: 8-hour, Days
The physical therapist assists the physician in evaluating the
patient's level of function, develops and updates the plan of care
and provides treatment as ordered by the attending physician.
Completes all assessments/evaluations, including OASIS if
necessary, at specific time-points as defined by regulation and
agency policy, accurately and timely.
Develops a plan of care in collaboration with the patient,
family/caregiver and physician including frequency and duration of
therapy visits, specific treatments, appropriate goals, other
disciplines needed and discharge plan.
Performs and documents physical therapy interventions including
patient education according to the Plan of Care and adapts these
actions as patient needs change, ensuring optimal outcomes.
Documents patient status in an accurate, timely and concise
manner by use of EHR in patient home at the time of visit and
synchronizes by 10:00 AM the following day.
Communicates changes in the patient status, patient issues and
concerns and changes in orders to the physician and the
Designs and instructs a patient specific home exercise programs
to patients, families and caregivers recommending and providing
assistive equipment, as needed.
Contributes to patient case conferences an indicated, to provide
an interdisciplinary approach to the patient's care.
Practices infection control and universal precautions for self
and others in patient care activities.
Advocate for quality patient outcomes communicating with
authorization nurses and community vendors timely.
Maintains patient rights and dignity.
Enhances professional development through participation in
educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and
- Meets the productivity standards of the organization.
Effective communication skills (verbal and written).
Ability to prioritize and critically think.
Understanding of computer software and can easily adapt to
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory
agencies or members of the business community.
Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations;
participates as a team player to support the team and Agency
- Demonstrates Values based customer service skills.
Minimum Position Requirements:
Education: Master's Degree in Physical Therapy. Or D.P.T (Degree
level based on graduating year.)
California Physical Therapy licensure.
Basic Life Support certification.
Current California driver's license.
- Proof of auto liability insurance.
Preferred Position Qualifications:
Home Health experience.
- 1 year experience as a Physical Therapist.
Providence Home Care is a trusted leader in home health, hospice
and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County,
Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care
they need in the comfort of their home. We are guided by our core
values of compassion, dignity, justice, excellence and integrity in
everything we do, and dedicated to restoring the health and
well-being of clients and families at all stages of life's
Providence Home Care provides equal employment opportunities
(EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or
genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence Home
Care complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
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