• Amedisys
  • $63,025.00 -119,720.00/year*
  • Tazewell , TN
  • Healthcare - Allied Health
  • Full-Time
  • 498 Frank Surber Ln


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What You Will Do: As a home health physical therapist, you will provide one on one therapeutic treatment and care to patients in their home using a comprehensive and patient specific care plan, innovative solutions, and a preferred technology for point of care documentation. You will have the opportunity to spend quality time with the patient, in their own home, to promote their health and independence. You will have autonomy in addition to the support and collaboration of a full team of healthcare professionals.

Collaborate with physicians, patients and their families, nurses, therapists, social workers and other members of the patient care team to develop and implement a patient specific care and treatment plan

Cooperatively utilize varied solutions to educate and promote the health and independence of the patient

Assess, monitor, document and report progress of patient's health and condition using required documents, reports and established timelines

Provides supervision and evaluation of aides and physical therapist assistants

Qualifications

Required:

Current and unencumbered license to practice physical therapy specific to the state the therapist is assigned to work by the Company

Successful completion of a physical therapy program at a school of physical therapy approved by the American Physical Therapy Association or the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of American Medical Association or the committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association.

Current CPR certification

Valid Driver s License and reliable transportation and agency required liability insurance to perform home visits

Preferred:

Master s degree or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy

One year of physical therapy experience preferred. If less than 1 year experience then approval from regional clinical leaders required as well as appropriate mentoring and/or residency program established.

Additional Qualifications:

Not applicable.

Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Benefits and More

Amedisys cares for our team members with the same commitment we have to our patients. This is reflected in the benefits we provide and the opportunities we make available to our team. Benefits for eligible employees include:

Paid Time Off/Holidays

Health benefits (medical, dental, vision); health spending account

401 (K) plan; employee stock purchase plan available

Continuing education

Fleet car for eligible employees


Associated topics: activity therapist, inpatient, lactation, lactation consultant, mhlb physical, movement therapist, physical therapist, physical therapy, rehab, therapist physical

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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