Encompass Health Careers

Physical Therapist - PT - Home Health - Weekends - PRN Paid Per Visit

Pahrump, Nevada; Las Vegas, Nevada
Therapy


Job Description

Division: Home Health

Patient Coverage Area: Pahrump, NV

 

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

 

Encompass Health is growing and we are seeking a Weekend PRN Paid Per Visit Physical Therapist to join our dynamic Home Health team.  Additional PRN coverage on weekdays available, with advance notice provided to you.  

 

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

At Encompass Health, our Home Health Physical Therapists examine and treat patients with physical impairments through the use of physical modalities in the home of the patient.

 

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. 

 

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

Qualifications

Physical Therapists (PTs) must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be currently licensed as a Physical Therapist (PT) in the state of employment
  2. A minimum of one year of clinical experience is preferred
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and skill in current therapy practice
  4. Possess a valid state driver’s license and automobile liability insurance