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Wellpath Physical Therapist/PRN in Gardner, Massachusetts

Why Wellpath

Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”

About this role

The Physical Therapist plans and administers medically prescribed or referred physical therapy treatment programs for patients to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability following disease, injury, surgery, or loss of body part.

What you bring to the table

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited program in Physical Therapy

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree preferred

Experience:

  • Correctional experience preferred.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current and unrestricted Physical Therapy license to practice in Massachusetts.

  • Current CPR Certification.

What you will do

  1. Develops and implements a rehabilitation program consistent with the physician's plan of treatment for patients

  2. Confers with physician and clinical team members to obtain additional patient information and assist in developing, implementing and revising the therapy treatment program and plan of treatment.

  3. Instructs, motivates and assists patients in non-manual exercises.

  4. Administers manual therapeutic exercise.

  5. Maintains daily progress notes, correspondence with provider and The Company documentation procedures.

  6. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on the physical, psychosocial, safety and related criteria appropriate to the patients served.

  7. Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.

  8. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.

  9. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.

  10. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.

  11. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.

  12. Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.

  13. Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Our investment in you

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options

  • Time off & leave benefits

  • 401K

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Parental benefits

  • Perks and discounts

  • And more available herehttps://wellpathcareers.com/ (https://wellpathcareers.com/#rewards)

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