Home Health Physical Therapist (PT) $10,000 Sign-on Bonus!
Imagine a career that allows you the flexibility to spend more time with your family and friends, provides you with career development and advancement and allows you to be part of a company that values their employees.
Wheaton Franciscan Home Health and Hospice, an Ascension Health at Home company, has an opening for a
full-time Physical Therapist to join our team in Racine. Work with other dedicated clinicians who are empathetic, engaged and compassionate, providing one-on-one care.
Join our team as we transform the way healthcare is delivered.
We offer competitive pay, flexible scheduling, 401k, medical/dental/vision and paid time off.
As a Home Health Physical Therapist you provide coordinated care to patients of all age groups.
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
Knowledge and Skills:
Therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
Good interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of durable medical equipment
Ascension at Home is a joint venture between Evolution Health and Ascension. In addition, Evolution Health is owned by Envision Healthcare, a Fortune 500 company. Please consider joining our team!