Physical Therapist - Homecare

Rochester General Health System Rochester, NY
Job ID REQ_91489 FACILITY St. Mary's Campus LOCATION Rochester, New York

SUMMARY

As a Physical Therapist, you welcome patients and put them at ease. You provide PT to patients with care and compassion to ensure rehabilitation success.

STATUS: Per diem

LOCATION: St. Mary's Campus

DEPARTMENT: Physical Therapy - Homecare

ATTRIBUTES

* Developed leadership skills

* Patient focused, with demonstrated care and compassion

* Exceptional communication and documentation skills

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Patient Evaluation. Assess patient impairment and current condition to evaluate rehabilitation potential; report on patient progress, communicate effectively with physician and other team members; counsel patient and family according to degree of disability or impairment

* Treatment & Planning. Develop physical therapy treatment project for each patient, including training in functional mobility, use of assistive devices, therapeutic exercise, balance and coordination retraining, massage, heat and cryotherapy; apply diagnostic and progressive functionality tests

* Leadership. Train, mentor and coach team members to ensure standards of the department are met; address scheduling needs to ensure proper coverage is provided

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran