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Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant

Focus Health (Fresno)
Fresno, CA 93711
  • Job Code
    114056790
  • Jobs Rated
    121st

Overview

Covenant Care encompasses three business lines that are an integral part of a patient's continuum of care and work together to achieve excellence in patient care across California and Nevada:

  • Skilled Nursing, Residential Health Care & Post- Acute facilities
  • Home Health
  • Therapy and Rehabilitation

We consistently outperform our peers in every CMS 5-Star Quality Measure, out-score our peers in every CMS 5-Star rating, and consistently achieve a 30-Day Readmissions rate lower than our peers.

We are Family Serving Families

Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.


POSITION SUMMARY: The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) assists the physical therapist in providing medically prescribed physical therapy in the home environment under supervision of the licensed physical therapist and in accordance with the physician's plan of care and agency's policies, and coordinates physical therapy services with other health care team members to provide quality care.

Part time and PRN opportunities available for the general areas of FRESNO, and/or CLOVIS, and/or MADERA.


KEY JOB FUNCTION:

As part of the Elevate Home Health team, you will…

  • Provides patients and families with information, support and encouragement to help motivate them in their progress, and accepts and adjusts positively to physical, mental, and social limitations.
  • Reports significant changes in the patient's condition (physical or emotional), safety concerns, unusual occurrences, and adverse effects of medical devices to the physical therapist or nurse manager.
  • Promotes patient safety and informs the physical therapist and/or designated RN and/or Administrator of any falls or safety problems, and documents accordingly.
  • Provides physical therapy assistant services in accordance with applicable State, Federal, Medicare, Medi-cal and other regulations and standards.
  • Translates all exercises to patient/CG/staff into functional activities or activities of daily living.
  • Observes, records and reports to physician the patient's treatment, and responds on a timely basis.


Responsibilities

  • Licensed as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the state of practice.

  • Work experience of at least one (1) year under a qualified Physical Therapist.

<br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Covenant Care encompasses three business lines that are an integral part of a patient's continuum of care and work together to achieve excellence in patient care across California and Nevada:</span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Skilled Nursing, Residential Health Care & Post- Acute facilities</span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Home Health </span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Therapy and Rehabilitation</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">We consistently outperform our peers in </span><em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">every </span></em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">CMS 5-Star Quality Measure, out-score our peers in </span><em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">every </span></em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">CMS 5-Star rating, and consistently achieve a 30-Day Readmissions rate lower than our peers.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">We are Family Serving Families</span></em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; text-align: center;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><em><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.</span> </em></span></p> <hr /> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>P</strong></span><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>OS</strong></span>ITION SUMMARY:</strong></span><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"> The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) assists the physical therapist in providing medically prescribed physical therapy in the home environment under supervision of the licensed physical therapist and in accordance with the physician's plan of care and agency's policies, and coordinates physical therapy services with other health care team members to provide quality care.</span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Part time and PRN opportunities available for the general areas of FRESNO, and/or CLOVIS, and/or MADERA.</span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <hr /> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>KEY JOB FUNCTION:</strong></span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">As part of the Elevate Home Health team, you will</span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Provides patients and families with information, support and encouragement to help motivate them in their progress, and accepts and adjusts positively to physical, mental, and social limitations.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Reports significant changes in the patient's condition (physical or emotional), safety concerns, unusual occurrences, and adverse effects of medical devices to the physical therapist or nurse manager.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Promotes patient safety and informs the physical therapist and/or designated RN and/or Administrator of any falls or safety problems, and documents accordingly.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Provides physical therapy assistant services in accordance with applicable State, Federal, Medicare, Medi-cal and other regulations and standards.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Translates all exercises to patient/CG/staff into functional activities or activities of daily living.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Observes, records and reports to physician the patient's treatment, and responds on a timely basis.</span></li> </ul> <br /><br /><strong>Responsibilities</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Licensed as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the state of practice.</span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Work experience of at least one (1) year under a qualified Physical Therapist.</span></p> </li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/b7k4Eyf8NdknhxEkINA2n"> <br/><br/><br /><strong>Qualifications</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Home Health experience preferred.</span></li> </ul><p>PI114056790</p>

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