PeoriaILRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Peoria jobs

PT / PHYSICAL THERAPIST

Company: Aureus Medical Group
Location: Peoria
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Job Description:

General Summary: The Physical Therapist at OSF Home Care is responsible for visiting patients in their home to perform therapeutic evaluations, exercises and treatments to restore function and prevent disability following illness or injury as ordered by a physician and in accordance with State Practice Act and Home Care rules and regulations.Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care that is appropriate to the ages of the patients served. This requires that the clinician demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development, as well as physical, emotional, and psychosocial needs of the patient population served.Duties and Responsibilities:Evaluates patients' physical and functional status including musculoskeletal system, neurological system and functional mobility skills in activities of daily living and includes gathering information from the medical record, patient, and family/care giver.Analyzes evaluation results and sets appropriate short and long term goals to support/develop the patients plan of care.Selects, administers, or monitors treatment. Treatments may include: modalities, therapeutic exercise, transfers, gait training, functional mobility training, and home safety.Determines appropriate assistive devices such as transfer aides, ambulation aides, orthotics, and prosthetics which are needed for functional mobility skills; including patient and family teaching as needed.Reassesses patients response to treatment and adjusts program accordingly; includes ongoing communication with the physician, physical therapist assistants, patient and/or family and other health care disciplines.Recommends other disciplines, programs, and equipment/ supplies as needed by the patient and/or family.Evaluates effects of physical therapy treatments and updates plan of care as needed.Maintains accurate and timely documentation in electronic medical records.Determines, instructs, and issues appropriate home programs.Adheres to universal precautions and infection control policies.Attends to the physical, emotional, as well as psychosocial needs of the patient population served.Attends patient care conferences, in-service education classes, and meetings as required. Keeps informed of developments in the field of Physical Therapy and related disciplines in order to maintain and enhance professional expertise.Develops and maintain a positive working relationship with department and other Home Care personnel, patients, students, and outside agencies.Supports and is involved in Home Cares continuous quality improvement efforts designed to improve patient outcomes and patient satisfaction in an efficient manner.Position: TherapistSpecialty/Modality: Physical TherapyLicenses/Certifications: CPR/BLS (Basic Life Support), State License-Physical Therapist-IllinoisPhysical Abilities: From 50-100lbsFor the most prompt response, please APPLY ONLINE.Resumes may also be sent to or call for more information. As always, there is never a fee for candidates to utilize our services.EEO/Veteran/Disability Employer Apply online today Whether you crave new experiences, adventure, or professional challenges, we offer endless opportunities in exciting destinations. Our Therapy Division specializes in the placement of physical, occupational, speech, and respiratory therapy professionals in national contract (travel), local contract, and direct-hire opportunities nationwide. Most importantly, were here when you need us, 24/7. Not all staffing companies are alike. Experience the Aureus difference.

Keywords: Aureus Medical Group, Peoria , PT / PHYSICAL THERAPIST, Healthcare , Peoria, Illinois

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


RN / Pediatric Nursing(PICU) Job in Springfield, Illinois / Hospital
Description: Greenstaff Medical USA is looking for Travel PICU - Pediatrics Intensive Care Registered Nurses
Company: Greenstaff Medical USA
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Medical Assistant - Certified, South Sixth
Description: Medical Assistants are a critical piece of our patient care team. They are the first substantial interaction some patients might have with Memorial Health System and lay the foundation for the great
Company: Memorial Health System
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Labor & Delivery RN (Night Shift) -LG
Description: Labor and Delivery opening in Springfield, Illinois. This and other rn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse RN needed for 13-week assignment in Springfield, (more...)
Company: Continuum Medical Staffing
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019


Travel Nurse RN - PICU - Pediatric Intensive Care - $1,616 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with American Mobile Healthcare is seeking a picu - pediatric intensive care travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Springfield, Illinois: br br br ul br li Specialty: (more...)
Company: NurseFly
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Travel Nurse RN - Progressive Care Unit - $1,707 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Skyline Med Staff Nursing is seeking a progressive care unit travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Springfield, Illinois: br br br ul br li Specialty: Progressive (more...)
Company: NurseFly
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Excellent salary and benefits for Optometrist in Joliet, IL
Description: Optometrist OD Currently seeking an Optometrist for a full-time opportunity with a corporate practice in Joliet, IL. The ideal candidate will be a licensed Doctor of Optometry,
Company: ETS Vision
Location: Joliet
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Senior Medical Science Liaison
Description: By clicking the ---Apply--- button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that I agree with Takeda---s Privacy Notice, Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.Job DescriptionJob (more...)
Company: Takeda Pharmaceutical
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Medical Assistant, Certifed
Description: Medical Assistants are a critical piece of our patient care team. They are the first substantial interaction some patients might have with Memorial Health System and lay the foundation for the great patient (more...)
Company: Memorial Health System
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Springfield - Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Description: Who We Are: connectRN is a technology platform built by nurses, for nurses. Through the connectRN app, facilities post their open shifts that clinicians can view and apply for. Whether it's full time (more...)
Company: ConnectRN
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $1,230 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Stability Healthcare is seeking a or - operating room travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Springfield, Illinois: br br br ul br li Specialty: OR - Operating (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 12/7/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Illinois jobs by following @recnetIL on Twitter!

Peoria RSS job feeds