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Physical Therapist - Home Care - Metro STL Illinois

Location
Alton, Illinois
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
19 Sep 2022
Additional Information About the Role

This a great full-time Physical Therapist Home Health opportunity within the Illinios BJC Home Care team.  Gain flexibility over your scheduling and build meaingful relationships with your patients. 

 

Schedule

Monday-Friday

8a-4:30 with some flexibility.  

Rotating every 5th to 6th weekend and 1 - 2 holidays per year. 

 

Mileage reimbursement 

Up to $2500 sign on bonus availalbe 


Overview

BJC Home Care offers patients and their families a complete range of home care services, including skilled nursing services, adult and pediatric hospice and supportive care, rehabilitation therapy, home infusion therapy, infusion treatment rooms, home medical equipment and high-tech respiratory care. Specialty home care programs also are available, including adult and pediatric asthma, cardiac, diabetes, orthopedic and wound care programs.


BJC Home Care provides care to thousands of patients in both Missouri and Illinois. Serving more than 25 counties, it has become the largest home care network in the region and one of the largest in the country.

 

 

 

Role Purpose

Provides direct patient care activities to home care or home health patients according to physician orders in the home environment including assessment, evaluation, treatment planning, implementation and instruction/supervision of physical therapy practice.

Responsibilities

  • Instructs and assists patient to perform various physical activities and in use of assistive and supportive devices such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
  • Instructs patient and family in treatment procedures.
  • Re-evaluates patient and adapts treatment program accordingly to achieve maximum benefit.
  • Confers with physician and other practitioners to obtain additional information, suggest revisions in treatment plan and to integrate physical therapy treatment with other aspects of patients care.
  • Evaluates, fits and adjusts prosthetic and orthotic devices and recommends modifications to Orthotist.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree - Physical Therapy (PT)
  • No Experience
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Physical Therapist License

 


Preferred Qualifications

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

-  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
-  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
-  401(k) plan
-  Tuition Assistance
-  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
-  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
-  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 


Benefits and Legal Statement

BJC Total Rewards

 

At BJC we're committed to providing you and your family with benefits and resources to help you manage your physical, emotional, social and financial well-being.

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vison, life insurance, and legal services available first day of the month after hire date
  • Disability insurance* paid for by BJC
  • Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan funded by BJC
  • 401(k) plan with BJC match
  • Tuition Assistance available on first day
  • BJC Institute for Learning and Development
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off benefit combines vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time
  • Adoption assistance

 

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*Not all benefits apply to all jobs

 

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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Details

  • Job Reference: 716297236-2
  • Date Posted: 19 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BJC HealthCare
  • Location: Alton, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent