National Lutheran Communities and Services Physical Therapist in Winchester, Virginia
We are serving our clients in the following counties in Virginia: Winchester, Page, Frederick, Warren, Augusta, Shenandoah, Rockingham and Clarke.
Reporting to the Clinical Services Director, the Physical Therapist (PT) administers physical therapy to clients on an intermittent basis in their place of residence. This is performed in accordance with physician orders and plan of care under the direction and supervision of the Clinical Services Director.
Understands and adheres to established policies and procedures Provides physician prescribed physical therapy Improves or minimizes residual physical disabilities of the client Works to return the individual to optimum and productive level within the client’s capabilities Participates with all other health care personnel in client care planning Directs and supervises personnel as required Takes initial history and makes initial evaluation Performs all skilled procedures as ordered by physician Consults with physicians regarding change in treatment Writes reports to physicians regarding client’s progress Instructs clients and family/significant others in home programs and activities of daily living Participates in performance improvement activities as assigned Attends all client care conferences as scheduled Prepares clinical and progress notes Assists physician with evaluating level of function Helps develop the plan of care and revise as necessary Consults with family and myPotential personnel Completes and submits OASIS assessments, reassessments, transfers, resumptions of care, discharges and significant change in condition in accordance with myPotential defined time frames as assigned
Graduate from a physical therapist curriculum approved by the American Physical Therapy Association, or, the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association, or the Council or Medical Education of the American Medical Association and American Physical Therapy Association Currently licensed in the state(s) practicing Two years’ experience as licensed Physical Therapist preferred Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license Must have and maintain current CPR certification