Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist - Home Health in Spokane Valley, Washington
Providence is calling a Physical Therapist (PT) (Home Health, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence VNA Home Health in Spokane Valley, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assess patient's potential for rehabilitation and/or limitations of function as pertains to physical therapy.
Correlate assessment findings with appropriate interventions and follow up
Apply principles of infection control in all care
Evaluate effectiveness of care and modify the plan accordingly.
Document all contacts with patients, family, caregivers, physicians and team members
Delegate and supervise selected PT functions to PT Assistants in accordance with their education, credentials and demonstrated competence.
Comply with the PVNA “Securing Patient Data During Offsite Patient Care” policy.
Represent PVNA in a professional manner at all times
Promote patient's right to self-determination, privacy, and confidentiality.
Promote accident prevention for self, co-workers, patients and families by following established safety procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an AMA approved school of physical therapy
1 year Physical Therapy experience
Current licensure in the State of Washington as a Physical Therapist
Current valid driver’s license for operator of vehicle and personal vehicle insurance at prudent coverage levels as determined by PVNA management
Evidence of current CPR training
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year Physical Therapist experience in a home health care setting
Physical Therapist working with geriatric patients
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence VNA Home Health is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence in the greater Spokane community of Washington state. We provide health care for patients of all ages who have a temporary condition such as post-surgical care, or are recovering from or living with a chronic condition. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, registered dietitians, occupational/physical/speech therapists, and pharmacists.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
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.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: Physical Therapy
Location: Washington-Spokane Valley
Req ID: 265579