Encompass Health Careers

Home Health Physical Therapist - Assisted Living Facility Based - Full Time

Pueblo, Colorado
Therapy


Job Description

Division: Home Health

Are you in search of a new career opportunity where you are the connection? 

 

Encompass Health is growing and we are seeking a Full Time Physical Therapist to join our dynamic Home Health team!

 

At Encompass Health, we believe integrated care delivery for post-acute services across the healthcare continuum is critical to achieving the best outcomes for patients.  We can provide a seamless transition of care between inpatient and home-based care that adapts fluidly and helps our patients get back to their lives.

 

We are stronger together and empower our therapists to be the connection by fostering a positive culture of inclusivity and collaboration.

 

Consistently ranked as a top Best-Place-To-Work in the communities we serve, we maintain a workplace that is stable, ethical, and supportive to you so that meaningful, measurable differences can be made in the lives of our patients.  Ever-mindful of the need for employees to care for themselves and their families, Encompass Health offers benefits that encourage lifestyle choices that keep you healthy and happy. Subject to employee eligibility, some benefits, tools, and resources include:

  • State-of-the-art resources and tools for secure, compliant, reliable and organized communication between patients and their care team 
  • Generous Paid Time Off plans for full-time employees.
  • Web-based education and online instruction to increase knowledge and competency.
  • Scholarship program for employees and their children.
  • Matching 401(k) plan.
  • Comprehensive insurance plans for medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Electronic medical records & mobile devices for all clinicians.
  • Incentivized bonus plan.

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Responsibilities

Home Health with Less Travel!

 

At Encompass Health, our Physical Therapists (PT) supervise, evaluate, and provide therapy services to clients in various senior living communities, including assisted living and independent living facilities. 

 

Our facility-based Physical Therapists (PT) enjoy:


•    providing therapy services to our patients within the beautiful confines of  the assisted living facilities where our patients reside
•    1:1 patient care
•    the ability to follow each patient from start to discharge

 

Our talented and highly skilled Physical Therapists (PT) work collaboratively with each assisted living facility's wellness team on a daily basis to maintain strong lines of communication and overall continuity of care for the residents and their loved ones.  The goal is to assist persons who are physically challenged to improve mobility and function, independent self-care, other skills necessary for functioning in daily living. He/she administers skilled care to clients requiring intermittent professional services and teaches the family and other members of the health care team.  These services are performed in accordance with the physician’s orders and the established plan of care, under the direction and supervision of the Branch Director. 

 

Our Specialty Programs include Balance and Fall Prevention, Spine Safety, Total Hip and Knee Replacement Program, and our Total Shoulder Replacement Program.  

 

Qualifications

  1. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.
  2. Must possess automobile liability insurance.
  3. Must wear seatbelts at all times while driving.
  4. Must have dependable transportation kept in good working condition.
  5. Must be able to drive an automobile in all types of weather conditions.
  6. Must be currently licensed in the state of employment.