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Physical Therapist / Per Diem

Community Visiting Nurse Association

City:  SOMERVILLE  |   State:  NJ  |   Country:  USA  |   ZIP Code:  08876
Job ID Number:  PT062218  |   Posted:  06/22/2018

Job Summary:

Community Visiting Nurse Association is a non-profit, fully accredited Home Health Care agency serving Somerset, Middlesex and Warren Counties. We are a 4 Star Medicare certified agency providing comprehensive and quality home care services to individuals within their homes.

We currently have a per diem Physical Therapistposition available based out of our Phillipsburg office serving Warren County, NJ.

Responsibilities:  Provide skilled, therapeutic rehabilitation services to individuals for whom such therapy has been medically prescribed.  Activities are carried out with close communication with the primary nurse and other health disciplines, as appropriate.

Qualifications include:

  • Collaborative minded professional with strong oral and written communication skills
  • Critical thinking, able to function independently
  • Proficiency with computers and electronic medical records
  • Ability to perform physical therapy procedures and clinical evaluations on clients
  • Ability to complete initial assessments and develop plan of care including short and long term goals including discharge plans
  • Ability to provide individual treatment procedures to patients
  • Ability to teach appropriate treatment procedures and supportive activities to patients and family members/primary care givers
  • Ability to develop plans for modifying equipment, appliances and the physical surroundings in the patients home
  • Ability to recognize physical, emotional and socio-economic problems affecting the status of the patient and report such problems to the primary case manager
  • Ability to case manage, organize schedule and manage time effectively
  • Ability to assess/evaluate/diagnose individual client needs
  • Ability to provide direct care and patient teaching
  • Ability to development/implement a comprehensive plan of care
  • Must be current on practices, procedures and trends relating to Physical Therapy
  • Flexible hours
  • Home health care experience preferred
  • OASIS experience preferred
  • Graduate of an approved Physical Therapy curriculum
  • Licensed for practice in New Jersey as a Physical Therapist
  • Minimum of one year, full time experience in Physical Therapy service in home care, a hospital, clinic or other health care facility or agency under qualified supervision

Qualified candidates are required to complete an employment application on our website at www.communityvna.org  and include a current, detailed resume as well as which position you are interested in.

 

Be part of the future of health care by providing care where patients want to be…At Home

Community Visiting Nurse Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Phone: 908-725-9355 x 2209