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Dear Lisa (Carroll) We wanted to thank you for all you did for our family. You were so supportive and dedicated in caring for Christine. You went above and beyond your duties in helping us to set up care plans, speaking to the doctor, calling after hours to check in to see how things were going, and giving Christine and us support through a difficult time. We feel very fortunate to have had you for Christine’s nurse. You are a remarkable person and we thank you again for all you did. Sincerely, The Charles and Christine F. Family


Whittier Home Health Care Agency

TCU Physical Therapist

Location: Bradford, MA - Whittier Bradford Transitional Care Unit

Category: TCU Rehab

TCU Physical Therapist - Flexibility in rotating to different clinical settings
Part Time, Per Diem weekends preferred - Inpatient Department

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the team for our Transitional Care Unit/Skilled Nursing Facility located within Whittier Rehabilitation Network

Primary Responsibilities:
• Provide individualized evaluation, documentation of findings and progress, comprehensive planning and implementation of treatment plan, patient/family education and determination of rehabilitation and patient goals under the direction of a physician.
• Assess and implement appropriate treatment plans according to patient diagnosis and status and in accordance of the Physical Therapy Code of Ethics.
• Complete documentation (e.g., initial evaluation, daily flow sheets, weekly progress notes, discharge summaries and statistics) on a timely basis.
• Delegate appropriate duties to physical therapy assistants, aides and supportive personnel.
• Attend and report at rehabilitation team conferences (RTC), treating team conferences (TTC) and family team conferences (FTC).
• Seek to provide or enhance staff, patient and family education through continuing education courses/seminars and review of current relevant literature.
• Demonstrate clinical competence in all aspects of adult/geriatric and/or pediatric rehabilitation in the inpatient and outpatient setting.
• May assist Clinical Manager/Clinical Specialist with consultation/peer review in specific areas of expertise as requested.

Prerequisites:
• Bachelor of Science/ Master’s of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from an APTA accredited college or university.
• Minimum 2 years professional experience.
• Current Licensure by the Board of Allied Health Professionals, Commonwealth of Massachusetts or application for the same.
• APTA in Massachusetts and/or New Hampshire chapter of APTA membership preferred.
• Current Certification in BLS of Adult, Child and Infant.

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