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    Care Coordinator

    FirstLight Home Care

    80 Ne 4Th Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33483
    6.2 miles
    Full-time, Part-time

      Care Coordinator

      FirstLight Home Care

      Broward County And Surrounding Areas, Margate, FL 33093
      10.2 miles
      Full-time, Part-time

        Physical Therapist

        Seaside Home Health
        10 Fairway Drive, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
        Full-time, Part-time
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        Job Description

        The physical therapist contracted or employed through the Organization is responsible for providing physical therapy services and for adherence to all conditions outlined in the Personnel Services Agreement.
        1.	Provides physical therapy services to patients according to a written physician's plan of care.  This may include, but will not be limited to:
        A.	Assessing and evaluating therapeutic/rehabilitative/functional status, and participation in the development of the total plan of care.  Evaluates home environment.
        B.	Assesses for muscle strength, mobility, gait, ROM-potential for rehab.
        C.	Directing physical therapy treatment.
        D.	Instructing patients and families/caregivers in the use and care of therapeutic appliances.
        E.	Determining priority needs for physical therapy
        F.	Reporting to physician patient's reaction to treatment or changes in condition.
        2.	Initiates physical therapy program and instructs other personnel and/or family/caregiver members in certain phases of physical therapy with which they may work with a patient, as well as instructing them as to the goals of the physical therapy program for the patient by participating in case conferences.
        3.	May train patient in the use of prosthetic device. 
        4.	Identifies patient and family/caregiver needs for other home health services and refers 
        as necessary.
        5.	Prepares and submits clinical and progress summaries based on the attainment of goals.
        6.	Participates in discharge planning for patient.
        7.	Prepares and submits a clinical progress summary based on the attainment of goals as directed by Organization policy.
        8.	Provides physical therapy consultation to home families/caregivers when indicated.
        9.	Provides in-service education programs for nursing organization personnel as needed.
        10.	Participates in peer consultation process.
        11.	Supervises Physical Therapy Assistants according to organization policy and state regulations.
        12.	When therapy is the only skilled service, instructs, supervises and evaluates home health aide care every two (2) weeks.
        The above statements are intended to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job.  The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than those stated in this description.


        1.	Possesses a degree from a baccalaureate or masters program in physical therapy approved by an accredited organization.
        2.	Licensed to practice as physical therapist within the State, if applicable.
        3.	Appropriate experience as a physical therapist.  Community/home health experience is preferred.
        4.	Demonstrates good verbal and written communication and organization skills.
        5.	Possesses and maintains current CPR certification, CEU’s, PT Certification.
        6.	Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order.

        Additional Info

        Reports To:   Director Of Nursing 
        Posting ID: 547937727Posted: 2020-10-30