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Physical Therapist - El Paso, TX - Full Time, Benefits, Excellen
EL PASO TX 79940
Category: Health Care Industry , Insurance
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Job code: lhw-e0-89769163

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Physical Therapist - El Paso, TX - Full Time, Benefits, Excellen
Opportunities with Homecare Dimensions.
For more than 20 years, Homecare Dimensions has been bringing compassionate and skilled care into the homes of patients throughout Southern Texas.
Our focus on combining empathy with quality of care enables us to effectively act as a supportive partner to primary care providers.
And that makes our organization a perfect fit to Optum and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses.
Career opportunities with Homecare Dimensions provide you with flexibility, autonomy and incredible support.
More importantly, you'll discover the tools, resources, training and technology that only a leader like Optum can provide.
Want to make a bigger difference? Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) Provide quality and safe delivery of physical therapy to clients in their home.
Work in collaboration with home health patients, other medical professionals and staff to coordinate and/or provide home health care services that reflect the home health care agency philosophy and standards of care.
Utilize established professional network and reputation to market home health services to providers. Primary Responsibilities: Design and implement a plan of care based on thorough assessment.
Provide direct patient-care, evaluate functional needs and outcomes, and consult with other specialists as needed.
Reassess patient's functional needs, and adjust care plan as indicated to ensure optimal patient outcome Respect confidentiality and maintain confidences as described in the Confidentiality Security Agreement that is signed by all employees.
The ability to maintain confidentiality is a critical and essential component of this position Administer physical therapy treatments utilizing the application of physical modalities and procedures in accordance with the physician's prescription to home health patients Administer prescribed treatment in various phases or therapeutic exercise including passive, active and resistive exercise, mobilization, muscle re-education, gait training, including instruction in the use of assistive devices Conduct therapy practice within defined standards of care and conduct all open/close physical therapy visits.
Maintain established department policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement program, safety, environmental and infection control standards Maintain or supervise the maintenance of patients' case history records and prepare reports.
Document multidisciplinary plans, action, outcomes, evaluations, and treatment goals.
Regularly update documentation and maintain all required prescriptions and signatures Communicate effectively with other professional and support staff in order to achieve positive patient outcomes.
Promote and contribute to a progressive, problem-solving environment.
Foster positive working relationships among other medical professionals and staff Required Qualifications: Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy Current unrestricted license to practice Physical Therapy in the State of Texas Must be able to document in an electronic system Reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor's diagnosis of disease Physical and Mental Requirements: Ability to lift, carry and/or move materials or other items, in accordance with NIOSH Lifting Index and Guidelines Ability to lift 40 lbs.
to waist height frequently Ability to perform a variety of tasks that involve moving patients, pushing and pulling equipment, crouching and lifting to perform patient care Ability to work in home settings that include varying physical, social and cultural environments Careers with WellMed.
Our focus is simple.
We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors.
We're impacting 240,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services.
We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness.
Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care.
For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.
Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: PT, Physical Therapist, Home Health Physical Therapist, El Paso, TX, Texas b471a9d4-7593-44af-9ab2-09f1fbe85ef1
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