Status (FT/PT): Full-Time
Shift: Day shift
Req ID: 56074
Description*As a part of Munson Healthcare’s commitment to providing quality patient care, qualified applicants accepting certain full-time positions are eligible for a $3,000 sign on bonus with employment commitment. Applicants can learn more about the sign on bonus and qualifications when connecting with a recruiter.
Graduate of a physical therapist assistant associate degree program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association. PTA certification required.
Home care experience preferred.
Physically move, position, and transfer clients up to 200# utilizing good body mechanics, lifting techniques and/or assistive devices.
Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written English and by telephone.
Possess current Michigan motor vehicle license, ability to drive a car, and insured vehicle capable of transport to patient homes or other offices under various weather conditions.
Possesses a working landline phone in the home.
CPR certification required.
Meets MHH established requirements for proof of health status.
Supports the Mission, Vision and Values of Munson Home Health.
Embraces and supports the Performance Improvement philosophy of Munson Healthcare.
Promotes personal and patient safety.
Uses effective customer service/interpersonal skills at all times.
Adheres to MHH policies and procedures and personnel handbook.
Complies with universal precautions, infection control, and safety procedures.
Provides client care services which have been delegated by the physical therapist
Prepares clinical and progress notes
Participates in educating the client and family
Participates in inservice programs
Participates in quality assurance measures
Follows the plan of care for physical therapy
Maintains CPR certification.
Complies with standard precautions, infection control and safety procedures.
Communicates with Hospice IDT if appropriate.
Responsible for such other job duties as may be assigned by the manager.