Essex Group Management Corp. Physical Therapist - Per Diem in Worcester, Massachusetts
Physical Therapist - Per Diem
Title: Physical Therapist - Per Diem
The Blaire House of Worcester has a unique mission: We are a 75-bed skilled nursing facility entirely dedicated to Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia patients. We are the only skilled nursing center in Central Massachusetts that dedicates 100 percent of our services to people with these conditions and their families. We believe in providing a home-like environment for our residents.Our passion for ensuring that our seniors retain a fulfilling quality of life while we provide optimal care is second to none. If you share this passion and appreciate the rewarding feeling that comes from knowing you've made a positive impact on the lives of our elderly population and their families, then we would love to hear from you as soon as possible.
The Blaire House of Worcester is seeking an energetic Per Diem Physical Therapist (PT) to uphold our high standards for senior care!
In addition to Blaire House of Worcester, this candidate will travel to the following sites with travel time and mileage reimbursed between sites:
Blaire House of Milford
West Side House in Worcester
Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of staff (RCNA, PTA, PTLA, etc,). The staff therapist participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Ensures that patient changes are accurate and entered on a timely basis. Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety programs.
As a valued employee and member of our health care family, you will enjoy:
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Free Continuing Education Courses
Current state Physical Therapy Licensure, graduate of an approved school of Physical Therapy or graduate of accredited college or university with a certificate in Physical Therapy.
Current BCLS (CPR) certification.
Basic computer knowledge.
Basic knowledge of physical medicine, modalities, anatomy and physiology.
Basic knowledge of physical therapy machine operation.
EO Disability/Vet Employer