Enthusiastic Physical Therapist offering exemplary skills with 6.5 years of experience in a SNF setting and 3.5 years in a Home Health setting. Knowledgeable in a wide breadth of therapies and exercises. Known for keeping patients motivated and dedicated to treatment plans both in and out of therapy sessions. Known for keeping patients motivated and dedicated to treatment plans both in and out of therapy sessions. Focused Physical Therapist committed to helping patients manage their functional deficits. Skilled in monitoring results and prescribing exercises for long-term health. Proficient in collaborating with practitioners and adhering to treatment instructions.
-Delivers home care physical therapy to home - bound patients.
Accurately completes insurance , Medicare, Medicaid billing and OASIS documentations in timely manner using Home Care Homebase Program.
-Administers therapeutic treatments including Orthopedic, Neurologic and cardiopulmo cases to help Patients with the functional deficit and facilitate progressive recovery
-Educates patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
-Teaching patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
-Treats each patient according to written plan of care to meet predetermined goals.
-Contributes to team meetings and collaborated with management in patient recovery program decision-making process.
-Supervise clinical students and support staff, including certified and licensed assistants, technicians and volunteers.
-Communicates effectively with other care providers (physicians, nurses, business office, and medical records) to provide for continuity of patient care.
-Establish positive rapport with patients.
-Diligently observed patient safety, risk management and infection control policies and procedures at all times.
-Applies Standardized Testing and measures patients' strength, motor development and function, sensory perception, functional capacity and respiratory and circulatory efficiency.
-Exhibits courtesy, compassion and respect to patients, families, caregivers, visitors, physicians, administrators and co-workers.
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