Physical Therapist Home Health - PRN in Phoenix, AZ at Cornerstone Healthcare Group

Date Posted: 7/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    4527 North 16th Street
    Phoenix, AZ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/17/2020

Job Description

About Us

Cornerstone Healthcare Group, based in Dallas, Texas, was founded in 1990 and provides excellent healthcare services to our patients, residents and their families.

Our employees make a difference, join us so you can too! We pride ourselves on our quality of care, responsive service, and commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient and resident like we would a member of our own family, and measure our success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of life for our employees, patients and residents

Responsibilities:

The Physical Therapist is responsible for the assessment of referred patients, ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric who are experiencing medical conditions requiring rehabilitation and/or wound care needs.

The Physical Therapist duties include:

  • Responsible to provide direct patient care to assess their medical condition, functional capabilities and limitations and restrictions and potential for rehabilitation..
  • Documents. prepares/reviews and completes plans of care, progress notes, order and other clinical record documentation.
  • To establish and administer a treatment program with specific goals determined according to the patients capacity and tolerance under the direction of the Physician.
  • Orders, assist, instructs patient and family in transfer techniques and equipment specific to patient diagnosis and needs
  • Educates patients and families in appropriate physical therapy methods.
  • Provides patient and family education regarding procedures based on patient;s age, condition, and readiness
  • Oversees technicians, aids, etc
  • Perform duties consistent with patients needs and desires
  • applies concepts of infection control and precaution in coordinating, performing patient care activities for prevention purposes.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to project a professional image
  • Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements
  • Knowledge and experience in the needs of patients ranging in age from 18 to geriatric
  • Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of practice in job situations
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills; excellent writing and speaking skills
  • Working knowledge of personal computer and software applications used in job functions (Word processing, graphics, databases, spreadsheets, etc.)
  • Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a health care related setting are ineligible for employment in this position
  • Freedom from illegal use of drugs
  • Freedom from use of and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace
Education and Experience:
  • Graduate of an accredited school for Physical Therapy. 
  • At least six months of experience directly related to duties and responsibilities. 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: 

  • Current license for Physical Therapist in state of employment. 
  • Must maintain current Provider CPR certification throughout employment.

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