PruittHealth Physical Therapist - PT - full-time Valdosta, GA $7500 Sign-on Bonus in Valdosta, Georgia
Category : Health Care Center
Location/City : GA - Valdosta
Id : 24272
Position: Physical Therapist (PT) â Full-TimeLocation: PruittHealth Therapy Services servicing PruittHealth â Lakehaven/Crestwood (Valdosta, GA) $7500 Sign-on BonusOffering Competitive Salaries and Generous BenefitsJob Description:To provide evaluative, consultative and treatment interventions to patients referred by a licensed physician. To maintain effective communication with center/agency staff, patients, families, and management.Essential Skill/Knowledge Functions: Assessment, evaluation and treatment of referred patients Appropriate and timely development of Plan of Care of patients served Appropriate and timely documentation of progress towards goals as outlined in United Rehab Policy and Procedure manual Appropriate and timely communication of patient status to members of the Interdisciplinary treatment team Appropriate referrals to members of the Interdisciplinary treatment team Supervision of all clinical activities of the Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant according to State Practice Acts. Provision of formal and informal feedback to Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant according to State Practice Acts. Supervision of Rehab Aide Orders and/or assists in obtaining patient equipment and/or supplies to attain patient-related therapeutic goals. May modify equipment, appliances and/or splints to meet patient-related therapeutic goals Participates in conducting in-services to rehab and/or center staff regarding Physical Therapy interventions. Submits billing, payroll, and expense documentation in a correct and timely manner.Essential Administrative Functions: Participate in center/agency surveys (Licensure / JCAHO) and any subsequently required reports. Attend and participate in continuing educational programs to keep abreast of changes in your field as well as to maintain current license/certification, as required. Attend and participate in mandatory in-services. Honor patients/residents' rights to fair and equitable treatment, self-determination, individuality, privacy, property and civil rights, including the right to wage complaints. Comply with corporate compliance program. Report job-related functions/tasks that involve occupational hazards including exposure to blood and body fluids and others as necessary. Follow established safety regulations, to include fire protection & prevention, smoking regulations, infection control, etc. Follow established safety procedures when performing tasks and/or working with equipment. Perform other related duties as necessary and as directed by supervisor.Licensure/Certification/Education Requirements: Graduate of CAPTE accredited school. If foreign trained, the program must be deemed substantially equivalent to a Physical Therapist entry level education in the U.S. by a credentials evaluation organization approved by the APTA. Valid license or eligibility in the State of practice Other Training, Skills, and Experience Requirements: Previous experience in long term care preferable. Must be able to speak, read, and write the English language The ideal candidate will have at least one-year work experience treating the adult population.We offer a progressive benefits program that reflects our commitment to caring for our 16,000 partners: 5-Star bonus incentive programs for achieving quality goals Partner Referral Program â Earn cash for referring licensed and certified candidates who are hired into clinical roles at PruittHealth Employer paid profit sharing Employer matching 401(k) Paid Time Off (PTO) accruals beginning the first day of employment Access to "Purchasing Power" financial health program after one year of employmentPruittHealth is committed to supporting the growth and development of our partners by offering the following programs: Leadership Mirroring Committed to Caring Recognition ProgramFor consideration, please click on the "Apply Now" at the top right of this screen.Or contact Recruiter, JD Miller at 704-456-5190 or email@example.comPruittHealth is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.