Physical Therapist (Home Health)

  • Lake Charles, LA
  • Full-time

Company Description

CHRISTUS HomeCare offers the finest in home health and hospice services from an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, CHRISTUS HomeCare is a faith-based, not-for-profit home care system comprised of multiple agencies and Visiting Nurse Associations throughout Texas and Louisiana.

Job Description

The Home Health Physical Therapist is a licensed therapist possessing special knowledge of care practices and regulations required for provision of comprehensive care to patients in their home.  Physical Therapists in a full-time status are responsible for managing the care plan for a group of assigned patients; coordinates with other disciplines and departments while maintaining accountability for care provided.  Able to perform duties and make appropriate decisions in an independent setting; possesses effective problem-solving skills; readily identifies resources and seeks assistance appropriately.

Qualifications

Bachelors or Masters degree from an accredited college or university in the area of physical therapy. At least two (2) years as a Physical Therapist and preferably one of the two years in home care settings. Licensed as a physical therapist by the State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.   Current CPR certification.  Must have a current driver’s license and current automobile insurance.

Additional Information

Full Time or PRN positions available. 

If you have any questions, please email ashley.haskins@christushealth.org

Equal Opportunity Employer