PHYSICAL THERAPIST, HOME HEALTH

  • Magnolia Regional Health Center
  • 611 Alcorn Drive Corinth Mississippi 38834 United States
  • Posted: Sep 04, 2018
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

Physical Therapist
Home Health
Full Time
Internal Transfer Request Deadline:



 

Job Summary:
To provide rehab servies to patients in their homes according to a physician approved plan of care and to supervise PTSs in carrying out the prescribed plan of care.

Education:
Successful completion of a physical therapy program at a school of physical therapy aproved by the American Physical Therapy or the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Accociation or both.

Certification/Licensure Requirements:
Licensed to practice in the states of Mississippi and other states required to practice.  If licensed or registered prior to 1996, meets the alternative qualifications cited in the Medicare Conditions of Pareticipation, Section 405.12 or (1) (2) (3) (4).  Legally licensed to operate a motor vechile. 

Experience:
Minimum of one year experience in physical therapy preferred.



Language/Communication Skills:
English required.  Multi-lingual capabilities enhance the abilty to perform this job.  Must have the ability to speak effectively and professionally to all staff, management, and all outside individuals at all levels from elementary to professional.  Demonstrates knowledge of appropriate skills for communicating with all ages, especially the geriatric population.  Demonstrates knowledge and skills to utlize appropriate communcation with individuals from diverse cultures.  Ability to assess data reflecting the client's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each client's requirements relative to their age specific needs.  An ability to organize data and priorities in a manner that will achieve positive patient and organizational outcomes. 

Mathematical Skills:
Basic math with advanced abilities to correctly calculate dosages, perform mathematical conversions and understand basic statistical informaton.

Reasoning Ability:
Uses personal knowlege, experience and other resources as necessary to make logical decisions and solve problems.