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AdventHealth Physical Therapist Assistant Home Health in Shawnee, Kansas

Description

Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74 th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses Work Hours/Shifts Full Time You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Provides treatment to relieve pain and to develop or restore function as ordered on Plan of Care.

  • Provides accurate documentation.

  • Teaches use of assistive devices and equipment to patients and caregivers.

  • Observes, records and reports to physician any untoward reactions to treatment.

  • Instructs and supervises family members to provide continuous therapy and home treatment plan.

  • Maintains open communication with case manager.

  • Submits daily log and charge sheets to Home Health office.

  • Maintains communication with scheduler regarding caseload limitations.

  • Participates in case conferences.

  • Maintains open communication with primary Therapist.

  • Possesses excellent time management skills.

  • Meets agency's expectations regarding productivity.

  • Provides in-service training to staff as requested

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Must be fluent in the English language.

  • Valid Kansas or Missouri driver's license, safe driving record and reliable transportation

  • Graduated from a physical therapist assistant curriculum approved by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education of the American Physical Therapy Association; or if educated outside the United States or trained in the United States military, graduated from an education program determined to be substantially equivalent to physical therapist assistant entry level education in the United States by a credentials evaluation organization approved by the American Physical Therapy Association or identified at 8 CFR 212.15(e).

  • Passed a national examination for physical therapist assistants.

  • Currently licensed and registered in the state of Kansas and Missouri.

  • Basic Life Support Certified - Adult & Infant/Peds.

  • Current Car Insurance

Job Summary:

Carries out various physical therapy procedures under the supervision of a Physical Therapist. State licensure required in Kansas and Missouri.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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