Physical Therapist Home Health

ID: 23981309
Location: Grand Rapids, MI - US
Duration: Permanent
Contact: Kyle Nieland    Call: 214.491.8979
Updated: 05/10/2024

Delivering the right care, at the right time, in the right place is the mission that drives Elara Caring, and that starts with the right people. We have extraordinary employees with a passion and enthusiasm to exceed the expectations of each patient we serve, each visit, every day—and that could include you.

Elara Caring is looking for a passionate Physical Therapist PT to join our elite team of healthcare professionals and make a difference, one patient at a time.

Why Join the Elara Caring mission?

  • Supportive, collaborative environment
  • Unique, rewarding opportunity caring for patients in their homes
  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive onboarding and mentorship
  • Opportunities for advancement and growth
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401K and paid-time off for full-time staff.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provides direct patient care, evaluates functional needs and outcomes, and consults with other specialists. Reviews patients’ functional needs and adjusts care plans to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
  • Designs and implements a plan of care for patients based on a thorough assessment of potential development and incorporates participation by significant others whenever it seems appropriate.
  • Conducts therapy practice within defined standards of care.
  • Directs the assistance of support staff to achieve patients’ functional goals.
  • Communicates effectively with other professional and support staff to achieve positive patient outcomes.
  • Practices hospital and departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement program, safety, environmental, and infection control standards.
  • Documents evaluations, treatment goals, and plans. Regularly updates documentation and maintains prescriptions and signatures.
  • Enhances professional growth and development of self and others through participation in educational programs, in-service meetings, and workshops. Keeps up to date on professional literature.
  • Provides direction and leadership to staff and acts as a resource to promote physical therapy in the community.
  • Promotes Elara Caring’s philosophy, mission statement and administrative policies to ensure quality of care.
  • Maintains patient and staff privacy and confidentiality pursuant to HIPAA Privacy Final Rule.
  • Performs other duties/projects as assigned.

This Physical Therapist job opening last updated on 05/10/2024. Contact the employer using the Apply Online button or the information on this posting and mention you saw this job posting on

What is Required?

  • Current PT license as required by state
  • CPR certification with American Heart Association or America Red Cross
  • 1 year of experience in a health care facility
  • Ability to meet physical demands of the job
  • Positive attitude
  • Dedication to quality patient care
  • Strong communication skills
  • Reliable transportation to perform job duties

Apply with Elara Caring today!

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Elara Caring Profile

ABOUT ELARA CARINGWe believe the best place for your care is where you live.We care where you are. Elara Caring delivers exceptional personalized in-home care services by hiring compassionate people who believe in taking care of our patients, our clients, our care providers and each other. We personalize our approach to meet the unique needs of our patients—wherever they call home.We are one of the nation’s largest providers of home-based care.With a footprint in 17 states in the Northeast, Midwest and Southwest, Elara Caring has approximately 26,000 caregivers in more than 200 locations serving over 60,000 patients and their families every day.Elara Caring stands for quality.Elara Caring’s mission is to deliver exceptional personalized healthcare services. That is why we...

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