Provides individualized physical therapy to Home Care patients. Delegates treatments to the appropriate support staff. Assesses patients and their home situation, communicates with physicians and other disciplines involved, provides care and education to patients and caregivers, and acts as a liaison to facilitate patient care needs.
Education and/or experience: Licensed as a physical therapist in the State of Tennessee with experience of 2 years preferred. Home care experience preferred.
Knowledge: Working knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, State of Tennessee and Joint Commission Standards preferred. Working knowledge of computers required.
Skills/Abilities: Requires strong assessment and communication skills, organization and time management. Must be self-directed.
About this company
Blount Memorial Hospital is more than just a hospital. It is a not-for-profit organization that includes a 304-bed acute care hospital on its main campus, but also features a growing physicians group with specialty clinics, inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services, fitness facilities and a senior living facility campus. With a strong emphasis on community, Blount Memorial’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of the entire community.
Location/Region: Maryville, TN (US)