• Physical Therapist (PT) - Lymphedema Certified

    Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(10/15/2018 3:20 PM)
    ID
    2018-1163
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Physical Therapy
    Territory
    South Orlando, Kissimmee, St. Cloud, Poinciana, Lake Bueno Vista, , Narcoossee, Lake Nona
  • Overview

    AdventHealth Home Care Central Florida is a fast growing home health network looking for an Lymphedema Certified Physical Therapist to join our team!

     

    Currently offering a $10,000 sign-on bonus!

     

    Territory: Lake Buena Vista, Kissimmee, Narcoossee

     

    Schedule: Monday-Friday with Weekend & Holiday Rotation


    Our employees enjoy: Competitive Pay, Quarterly Bonuses, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, 401(k) Match, Verizon Wireless Discount, Paid Time Off, Nursing CEU's, and more!

     

     

    Responsibilities

    As a Physical Therapist you will:


    • Provides skilled physical therapy in a patient’s home as ordered by the attending physician
    • Observes, records, and reports patient reactions, changes, and progress to attending physician and any appropriate agency staff
    • Performs OASIS assessments to develop an individualized plan of care and makes adjustments as needs change
    • Completes initial evaluation and admission visit within 48-72 hours of referral
    • Helps decrease re-hospitalizations by front loading visits for high risk patients
    • Treats patients to relieve pain, develop or restore function, and maintain maximum performance using physical means, such as, exercise, massage, heat, water, etc
    • Arranges the provision of services listed above on an outpatient basis which cannot be given in the patient’s home
    • Promotes continuity of care with appropriate admissions, transfers and discharges
    • Counsels patient and family on the disease/injury and how to manage in all phases of physical therapy
    • Instructs patient and family members on proper use of equipment such as wheelchairs, braces, walkers, crutches, canes, and other prosthetic/orthotic devices
    • Ensures patient/family know financial responsibility for needed equipment by utilizing DME department and/or MSW
    • Oversees and supervises therapy services of patient provided by PTAs and when appropriate, nurse assistants
    • Completes all clinical documentation in accordance with agency protocol and Medicare/Federal guidelines

    Qualifications

    • Physical Therapist with current license in the state of Florida
    • One year of experience
    • Home care experience preferred

    • Lymphedema Certification required

     

    We can’t wait to meet you!

     

    AdventHealth Home Care Central Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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