Job Title: Physical Therapist, Staff
Company: MidHudson Valley Staffco, LLC
City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY
Category: Home Health
Department: Home Care-certified
Position: Per Diem
Req #: 6488
Posted Date: Apr 06, 2018
The physical therapist, under physician orders, is responsible for the assessment and treatment of clients needing physical therapy services in the home setting. The therapist functions as a case manager in providing coordinated services to clients. Responsibilities include proficiency in physical assessment, health care teaching and appropriate intervention in accordance with standards of physical therapy practice. Population served: Diverse population of all ages residing in Dutchess County.
Minimum of two years experience in an acute care setting.
Graduation from an accredited school of physical therapy, minimum Bachelor’s Degree. Licenses/Certifications: Current license to practice physical therapy in New York.
If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control. New York State driver’s license Mental and physical health sufficient to meet demands of the position Ability to work both independently and with the health care team.