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Physical Therapist Job In Vernon, Connecticut, Sigma Inc

Published 2022-08-10
Expires 2022-09-10
ID #1121177914
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Physical Therapist Job In Vernon, Connecticut, Sigma Inc
United States, Connecticut, Vernon,
Published August 10, 2022

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Physical therapist


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(phone number removed)  - Physical Therapist - Vernon, CT - 13 Weeks Contract



Sigma Healthcare team is looking for experienced Physical Therapist to work for our contracted facility.



Shift : Prefer Tu-Sat but will accommodate M-F.



Summary:



The Physical Therapist 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.



Responsibilities:



Provides physical therapy services to patient according to a written physician's plan of care. This may include, but not limited to



Assessing and evaluating therapeutic/rehabilitative/functional status and participation in the development of the total plan of care. Evaluates home environment.



Assesses for muscle strength, mobility, gait and ROM-potential for rehab. For hospice, less of a goal of rehab, more a focus on maintaining comfort.



Directing physical therapy treatment.



Instructing patients/caregivers in the use and care of therapeutic appliances.



Determining priority needs for physical therapy



Reporting to physician patient's reaction to treatment or changes in condition.



May train patient in the use of prosthetic device



Identifies patient and family/caregiver needs for other home health services/hospice and refers as necessary.



Prepares and submits clinical and progress summaries based on the attainment of goals.



Participates in discharge planning for patient.



Prepares and submits a clinical progress summary based on the attainment of goals as directed by Organization policy.



Provides physical therapy consultation to home families/caregivers when indicated.



Provides in-service education programs for nursing organization personnel as needed.



Participates in peer consultation process.



Requirements:



BLS/BCLS certifications



Graduate of an accredited PT school



SNF experience required



Rehab Optima experience preferred



Valid state license (Where applicable)



COVID VACCINATION/PROOF ALONG WITH NEGATIVE RESULT IS REQUIRED



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    Sigma Inc
    Registered on October 7, 2017

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    Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength, and decrease or prevent deformity of patients suffering from disease or injury.


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