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Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Home Health Sound in Lacey, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (PT) (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to Home Health Sound at SCS Home Health in Pierce County, Washington.

The Physical Therapist is directly responsible for planning and administering medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs in the home settings for patients to restore function, relieve pain and prevent disability following disease, injury or loss of body parts. The physical therapist consults with the physician in developing a plan of treatment including specific procedures and equipment to be used and frequency of visits.

In this position you will:

  • Provides treatment interventions safely and competently: Delivers care according to care plan & established priorities. Practices consistent with SHC approved procedures, protocols & standards of care. Plans and completes home visit in timely manner. Notifies supervisor when deviations occur outside the norm. Meets time management productivity standards

  • Integrates preventive care & health promotion during home visits. Promotes client self care responsibility & independence.

  • Determine priorities of client care based on client's needs and available resources: Manages time effectively. Prioritizes client's needs effectively.

  • Written plan of care developed which best meets the client's needs holistically

  • Cooperatively assists clients & significant others in developing a realistic plan of care

  • Provides or assists patient and caregivers in obtaining equipment & supplies necessary to provide quality care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Degree in Physical Therapy

  • One (1) year experience in home health

  • Current Washington State Physical Therapy License

  • Valid Washington State driver’s license

  • Insured and reliable transportation

  • Healthcare Provider BLS/CPR certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Two (2) years of therapy experience with adult physical disabilities

  • One (1) year experience with the geriatric population

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice, in Olympia, Washington is a home health and hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout Mason, Lewis and Thurston counties in Washington state. Our team brings the Providence tradition of excellence into the home setting, and work together with physicians, patients, family members and insurance providers to meet each patient's unique needs. Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physical Therapy

Location: Washington-Lacey

Req ID: 324720

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