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Physical Therapist - Home Care - PPV in Paducah, KY at Mercy Health

Date Posted: 7/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Who May Apply

All qualified applicants are welcome to apply.

Job Summary

Provides evaluation, reassessment, and treatment of patients referred for home health physical therapy and supervises the plan of care and the clinical work of the PTAs assisting in the care. Serves as the home health case manager of therapy only patients taking responsibility for leading the care team, managing the total care plan and assuring adherence to regulatory and agency guidelines for those cases.

Qualifications - Minimum

Masters degree in Physcial Therapy from an accredited college or university

Kentucky Physicial Therapist License

Basic Life Support (BLS) through AHA 

Qualifications - Preferred

Doctorate degree in Physcial Therapy from an accredited college or university

Physical Demands

Work area is well lighted, heated and ventilated. Potential exposure to infectious materials.  Potential exposure to injury from confused, agitated patients and for injuries such as muscle strains and sprains.  Occasional high stress activites related to patient care.

Hours

8 am - 4:30 pm

Shift and Job Schedule

Days with variable schedule, including weekends

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to  abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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