Physical Therapist (PT) - Home Care
Company: Hartford HealthCare
Location: New Britain
Posted on: September 12, 2021
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Shift 1
Details: Coverage area: West Hartford and
Work where every moment matters.
Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work
with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment
matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most
comprehensive healthcare network.
Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network (HHCRN) is the premier
rehabilitation provider in Connecticut. We provide rehabilitation
services across the continuum - acute care hospitals, long term
care facilities, sub-acute rehabilitation, homecare, outpatient
centers, and in community settings such as senior centers, work
sites, and schools and colleges. We offer a variety of specialists,
including oncology, women’s health, sports medicine, physical
therapy, occupational therapy and speech language and are known for
our commitment to high quality, customer focused outcomes.
Hartford HealthCare at Home
We currently have an opportunity with HHCRN’s home care division –
Hartford HealthCare at Home. Flexible scheduling, wonderful
For over 115 years, Hartford HealthCare at Home has been fulfilling
our mission by enabling individuals to achieve maximum
independence, participate in their own plan of care, and to live
with dignity while receiving quality care in their own homes. Our
dedicated caregivers of HHC at Home use the latest in research and
education to develop a coordinated, consistently high standard of
care for all its customers.
We’re seeking an experienced Physical Therapist (PT) for primary
coverage of the West Hartford area and surrounding towns.
Hours are flexible and open to full time, part time or per diem.
Benefit eligible at 24 hours per week or more.
Responsibilities and Duties
The Physical Therapist (PT) is responsible for evaluation,
treatment planning, and implementation for homebound patients
referred for physical therapy.
PT also independently evaluates, determines treatment strategies,
delivers and/or delegates services that identify, prevent,
remediate, and rehabilitate acute or prolonged physical dysfunction
or pain, with emphasis on physical dysfunction. This role
encompasses evaluation skills and techniques, analysis of patients,
and therapeutic application of physical and chemical agents,
exercise and other procedures to maximize the patient's functional
independence. Evaluation involves strength, motor control, joint
mobility, soft tissue integrity, pain, balance, coordination,
posture, cardiopulmonary function, endurance, gait and functional
abilities in activities of daily living.
We offer a team-oriented structure, a comprehensive continuing
education program, an excellent benefits package and opportunities
for growth throughout our network. In addition we have Special
Interest Groups that assist with evidence based clinical knowledge
to advance your skills!
• Flexible scheduling
• 401K with company match
• Extensive Paid Time Off (PTO)
• Medical and dental benefits
• Company paid short term and long term disability insurance
• Continuing education and tuition reimbursement
• Clinical specialty and senior clinician opportunities
We believe in high standards. These standards allow us to bring out
the very best in our clients and our staff.
PT experience required.
• Graduate of Physical Therapy Program from an accredited American
Physical Therapy Association school, BS degree or entry level
• Active CT PT license.
• CPR certification required at time of start.
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you
are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring
new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education
to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving
organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
Every moment matters. And this is your moment.
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