Mercy Medical Center Clinton Home Care Physical Therapist FT in Clinton, Iowa

Department:

CL101_40000 Home Care

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Position Purpose:

The Registered Physical Therapist in Mercy Home Care is responsible for the provision of therapeutic evaluation, exercises and treatments to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury, or loss of a body part under MD orders, and in accordance with the State Practice Act. Collaborates with other members of the health care team. The age of patients served ranges from pediatrics to geriatrics.

Job Description Details:

QUALIFICATIONS

Must be a graduate of a physical therapy curriculum approved by the American Physical Therapy Association. Current state license to practice as a Physical Therapist. (IA/IL) Must provide current, valid auto insurance. Must have a minimum of one-year recent physical therapy experience. Home healthcare experience preferred. Must provide current, valid drivers license. Must be BLS certified within 3 months of hire. Acute observation skills required. Must have customer service focus. Must be able to adjust daily patient schedule when unexpected problems occur. Must possess excellent organizational and communication skills. Intense concentration is necessary to complete the responsibilities of the position. Must be able to use and operate all physical therapy equipment and /or office equipment, including Point of Care devices. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrates strong communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills in a Windows environment. Demonstrates ability to work independently and execute own workload. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity, and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission and vision, goals, and values of Trinity Health.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health offers rewarding careers in a community environment with all the advantages of working at one of the nation's largest health systems. We provide high-quality, people-centered care in 22 states through our network of hospitals, facilities, community-based services, and continuing care locations - including home care, hospice, Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and senior living facilities. If you are looking for a rewarding clinical or administrative position, you'll find exceptional career possibilities, opportunities for advancement and a job with meaning at Trinity Health.

Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.

Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.