Formerly Doctor's Choice Home Care
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Summary of Essential Functions for the
A Registered Physical Therapist (PT) administers physical
therapy to patients on an intermittent basis in their place of
residence. This is performed in accordance with physician orders
and plan of care under the direction and supervision of the
Director of Clinical Services/Branch Manager. Supervises Physical
Therapy Assistant and Home Health Aide.
Qualifications / Licensure / Certification / Knowledge
/ Skills / Abilities:
1. Currently licensed in the state(s) in which
2. Two (2) years experience, preferred.
3. Acceptance of philosophy and goals of this Agency.
4. Ability to exercise initiative and independent
5. Must have a current valid driver’s license, auto liability
insurance and reliable transportation.
6. Must be flexible, innovative and possess good interpersonal
7. CPR certified with American Heart Association or American
High School Diploma or GED. Graduate from a physical therapist
curriculum approved by the AmericanPhysical Therapy Association, or
the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the
American Medical Association, or the Council of Medical Education
of the American Medical Association and American Physical Therapy
Working Conditions & Physical
Works indoors in Agency office and patient homes and travels
to/from patient homes. Requires considerable of physical effort
most of the day including kneeling, squatting, reaching, twisting,
climbing, walking, exposure to temperature and humidity changes and
maximal assist in lifting and/or transferring of a 100 pound
patient. Must possess sight/hearing senses or use appropriate
adaptive devices that will enable senses to function at a level
required to meet the essential duties of the position. Must provide
evidence of annual TB test and other state-required tests or
examinations. Be able to tolerate exposure to elements including,
but not limited to, odors, blood, body fluids and excrements,
adverse environmental conditions and hazardous materials.