Description Performs patient evaluations and provides therapeutic services according to physician’s orders
NO Security Clearance
QUALIFICATIONS 1. Successful completion of a physical therapy program at a school of physical therapy approved by the American Physical Therapy Association or the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of American Medical Association or the committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association.
2. Current and unencumbered license to practice physical therapy specific to that state the employee is assigned to work by the Company.
3. One year (1) of physical therapy experience preferred. If less than 1 year experience then approval from regional clinical leaders required as well as appropriate mentoring and/or residency program established.
4. Current CPR certification.
5. Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer, such as, user names and password concepts; internet; e-mail; navigation of computer desktop, including starting programs, using files, and windows, effectively use navigation buttons and tool bars; ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs.
Working at Amedisys is more than just a job – it’s a higher calling. Each of our team members has a special part to play in our mission of providing exceptional, compassionate healthcare in the home to thousands of patients and families each and every day.
We’re just as committed to building a positive and engaged work culture and providing opportunities for growth – including investing in our team members’ futures with ongoing training and support. We are looking for talented, passionate people - from nurses to business office staff, clinical managers to account executives, therapists to aides – who can help us make a difference where it matters most, to our patients and their families.