Bedrock Care Physical Therapist, Floater in Milton, Pennsylvania
Bedrock Care is now hiring a Physical Therapist Floater for the Williamsport area. Apply today for more information!
The Physical Therapist plans, organizes, and directs Physical Therapy Services in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations, and as may be directed by the administrator, to assure that the highest degree of quality resident care can be maintained at all times. As a floater, the Physical Therapist will travel between Bedrock Care's locations in Milton, Watsontown, and Williamsport.
Plans, develops, organizes, implements, evaluates, and directs physical therapy, as well as its programs and activities, in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the long-term care facility.
Meets with the administration, medical and nursing staff, as well as other related departments in planning therapy services.
Develops and maintains physical therapy standards.
assumes the authority, responsibility, and accountability of directing the physical therapy service.
Determines the staffing needs of the physical therapy department necessary to meet the needs of the residents.
Assists the administrator and/or the personnel director in the recruitment and selection of competent physical therapy personnel.
Provides guidance and training for new and/or less experienced personnel.
Assists the physician in evaluating the patient's level of function.
Performs patient tests, measurements, and evaluations - such as: range of motion and manual muscle tests, gait and function analysis, and body parts measurements - and records and evaluates findings to aid in establishing or revising specifics of treatment programs.
Plans and administers prescribed physical therapy treatment programs for patients to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability following disease, injury, or loss of body part.
Performs and submits required documentation of patient evaluations, plans of care, clinical notes, and progress reports.
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited college or university.
Must possess a current PA Physical Therapist license.
Minimum 2 years experience in a therapist capacity in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related medical facilities.
The Physical Therapist Floater will work between the following Bedrock Care's locations:
Milton Nursing and Rehabilitation: 743 Mahoning St., Milton, PA 17847
Watsontown Nursing and Rehabilitation: 245 E. 8th St., Watsontown, PA 17777
Williamsport North Rehabilitation and Nursing: 300 Leader Drive, Williamsport, PA 17701
Williamsport South Rehabilitation and Nursing: 101 Leader Drive, Williamsport, PA 17701
We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.