Physical Therapist-Home Care-Part Time-Benefits


MERIDIAN HOME CARE Wall Requisition # 2020-84012 ShiftDay StatusPart-time with Benefits Weekend WorkEvery Fourth Weekend HolidaysTwo of 6 On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hoursvaries Address1340A Campus Parkway, Wall, 07753

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Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today?

At Hackensack Meridian Health, our nursing teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of nursing services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

Visiting Health Services of New Jersey (VHSNJ), a partnership between Hackensack Meridian Health and St. Joseph's Health, provides a comprehensive continuum of home health care and hospice services, support, and resources to patients and families in Passaic, Bergen, and parts of Morris counties. The VHSNJ multi-disciplinary clinical and support teams provide high quality care to patient’s where they most want to be-in their homes.

At Visiting Health Services of New Jersey and Hackensack Meridian Health, we recognize our clinicians by offering a Total Rewards package including:

Comprehensive Health Benefits, generous Paid Time Off, Travel Reimbursement as well as an investment in your future with a 401k match and Tuition Reimbursement.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of Physical Therapist at Hackensack Meridian includes:

 

  • A focus on restoring function, activities of daily living, fine motor skills/coordination
  • Gathering all information necessary to properly evaluate the patient’s needs
  • Incorporating short and long-term goals, while considering both the patient’s and caregiver’s goals in the formulation of the plan of care.
  • Developing a rapport and mutual respect with the patient/caregiver
  • Recommends and provides education related to utilization of appropriate therapy equipment (i.e. assistive devices, taping, bracing).
  • Provides and documents education to patients/caregivers based upon identified learning needs in an understandable manner

 

Qualifications

  • Knowledge, Education and Skills Required: 

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy (PT)
    • Minimum of Six (6) Months PT Experience
    • PC Experience/Skills

     Knowledge, Education and Skills Preferred: 

    • Doctorate

     

    Required Certification/Licensing:   

    • Registered Physical Therapist
    • CPR Certification
    • BLS

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, please apply today!

 

Our Network

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.