Therapist - Physical Home Health

Ascension Health Vestal, NY
Job ID: 260408Therapist - Physical Home HealthVestal, New YorkRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Therapist - Physical Home Health

City, State: Vestal, NY

Location: LAH Hospice

Department: HCS Patient Services 001

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly

About Us

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Therapist - Physical Home Health evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs.


* Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition.

* Establishes, revises and evaluates a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family.

* Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard physical therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.

* Oversees activities of physical therapy assistants, students and other support personnel.

* Submits charges and appropriate insurance documentation.



* Required Credential(s):

* Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

* Licensed Drivers License . proof of valid auto insurance and a working vehicle.

* Licensed Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy (RPT) credentialed from the New York State Education Department Office of Professions obtained within 2 Weeks (14 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

* Bachelor's Level Degree

* Bachelor's Level Degree from an accredited physical therapy program required

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

* Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905

* Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

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