Company: Evolve Healthcare Inc.
Location: West Yarmouth
Posted on: June 20, 2022
The Physical Therapist will carry out an individualized program of
physical therapy including assessment, treatment, planning,
implementation, education, and communication to maximize a
patient's progress toward achieving functional goals. The Physical
Therapist will also maintain a positive working relationship with
other health professionals and ancillary staff.
Supervises and oversees the restorative nursing program.
Provides direct patient care, evaluates functional needs and
outcomes, and consults with other specialists. Reviews patients
functional needs and adjusts care plans to ensure optimal patient
Designs and implements a plan of care for patients based on a
thorough assessment of potential development and incorporates
participation by significant others whenever it seems
Conducts therapy practice within defined standards of care.
Directs the assistance of support staff to achieve patients
Communicates effectively with other professional and support staff
to achieve positive patient outcomes.
Practices policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement
program, safety, environmental, and infection control
Documents evaluations, treatment goals, and plans. Regularly
updates documentation and maintains prescriptions and
Enhances professional growth and development of self and others
through participation in educational programs, in-service meetings,
and workshops. Keeps up to date on professional literature.
Ability to remain calm in emergency or crisis situations.
Provides direction and leadership to staff and acts as a resource
to promote physical therapy in the community.
Education and Experience:
Graduate of an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
approved physical therapy program.
At least one year of experience as a physical therapy aide.
Current license from the state Board of Physical Therapy
Duties require extensive standing and walking.
Requires lifting, positioning, pushing, and/or transferring
If interested in this position please email Marti Brende at (url
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