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Temp/Travel- Physical Therapy (PT) HH (VARIED)

Company: CareStaff Partners
Location: Pittsfield
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Job Description:

The Assignment: 86752CareStaff Partners is seeking a Physical Therapist (PT) for a critical travel or local contract position with a Home Health Agency in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.* Specialty: PT - Physical Therapist* Pay: $43-45 Gross Hourly Blended Rate + Mileage Reimbursement* Setting: Home Health (HH)* Patient Population: Adult and Geriatric (19-65+)* Start Date: ASAP* Hours Per Week: ----* Shift: * Contract Length: 13 Weeks* Licensure/Certification Required: Massachusetts Physical Therapy (PT) License* Experience Required/Preferred: Prior Home Health Experience Strongly Preferred. Acute Rehabilitation experience preferred.Job Duties and Role Responsibilities:As a Physical Therapist (PT) you will:* Review patients' medical history and any referrals or notes from doctors, surgeons, or other healthcare workers* Diagnose patients' functions and movements by observing them stand or walk and by listening to their concerns, among other methods* Develop individualized plans of care for patients, outlining the patients' goals and the expected outcomes of the plans* Use exercises, stretching maneuvers, hands-on therapy, and equipment to ease patients' pain, help them increase their mobility, prevent further pain or injury, and facilitate health and wellness* Evaluate and record a patient's progress, modifying a plan of care and trying new treatments as needed* Educate patients and their families about what to expect from the recovery process and how best to cope with challenges throughout the process* Physical therapists provide care to people of all ages who have functional problems resulting from back and neck injuries; sprains, strains, and fractures; arthritis; amputations; neurological disorders, such as stroke or cerebral palsy; injuries related to work and sports; and other conditions.* Physical therapists are educated to use a variety of different techniques to care for their patients. These techniques include exercises; training in functional movement, which may include the use of equipment such as canes, crutches, wheelchairs, and walkers; and special movements of joints, muscles, and other soft tissue to improve movement and decrease pain.* The work of physical therapists varies by type of patient. For example, a patient working to recover mobility lost after a stroke needs different care from a patient who is recovering from a sports injury. Some physical therapists specialize in one type of care, such as orthopedics or geriatrics. Many physical therapists also help patients to maintain or improve mobility by developing fitness and wellness programs that encourage healthier and more active lifestyles.I The CareStaff Partners Difference:* Join a Family Oriented Team that is Passionate about the mutual goal of finding the right local or travel contract position for You--and Your Family!* Seamless Communication and Ongoing Support from your: * Recruiter* Compliance Specialist* Payroll Professional* Human Resources Representative* Recruiters with Extensive Staffing Industry Knowledge* Proven Track Record of Recruiting Excellence in HealthcareBenefits:* Proud to Offer SAME DAY Medical Insurance--- Multiple Coverage Plans to choose from, because there is no one size fits all solution when it comes to your well-being * Dental and Vision* Supplemental Options Including, but not limited to - Life Insurance, Critical--Illness, Accident, Short Term Disability* Industry Competitive Pay Packages* Tax-free allowances available on travel contracts* Round Trip Travel Pay to and from Assignment* Guaranteed Hours on most Contracts* Weekly Direct Deposit* Discounted CEU Access* Licensure Reimbursement* Competitive and Timely Paid Referral Bonusesind-3

Keywords: CareStaff Partners, Pittsfield , Temp/Travel- Physical Therapy (PT) HH (VARIED), Healthcare , Pittsfield, Massachusetts

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