Physical Therapist PRN, Home Health
Company: UT Southwestern
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Why UT Southwestern?
With over 75 years of excellence in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, UT
Southwestern is committed to excellence, innovation, teamwork, and
compassion. At UT Southwestern, we invest in you with opportunities
for career growth and development that align with your future goals
and help to provide security for you and your family. Our highly
competitive benefits package offers healthcare, PTO and paid
holidays, on-site childcare, wage, merit increases and so much more
that are all available on the day you start work. UT Southwestern
is honored to be a Veteran Friendly work environment that is home
to approximately 800 veterans. We value your integrity, dedication,
and the commitment you've made to our country. We're proud to
support your next mission. Ranked by Forbes as one of the Top 10
National Employers, we invite you to be a part of the UT
Southwestern team where you'll discover teamwork, professionalism,
and consistent opportunities for growth.
Experience and Education
Undergraduate degree and one (1) to two (2) years in Physical
Therapy is required.
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation or Basic Life Support (BLS)
certification, course accredited by the American Heart Association
(AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC), drivers license and licensed
Physical Therapist is required.
Preferred: Home health services
Directs and aids patient in active and passive exercises, muscle
re-education, and functional training using pulleys, weights,
steps, and inclined surfaces.
Provides instructions in therapeutic procedures to be continued by
patient and family.
Adapts conventional physical therapy techniques to meet needs of
patients unable to comprehend verbal commands or voluntarily carry
out regime of therapeutic exercises.
Designs physical therapy programs and sets goals for each patient.
Evaluates, records, and reports on patient's progress for review by
members of care team.
Maintains patient records and charts to ensure accurate record of
treatment. Monitors delivery of physical therapy services in
adherence to agency's clinical standards.
Participates in Continuous Quality Improvement Program.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Compliance with the COVID-19 vaccine mandate enforced by the
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) is a requirement for this
position. Federal law requires individuals holding this position to
be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption for certain
medical, disability, or religious reasons. Individuals who do not
meet CMS vaccination requirements are not eligible and should not
apply for this position but are encouraged to apply for other
non-healthcare positions at UT Southwestern for which they
For COVID-19 vaccine information, applicants should visit
To learn more about the benefits UT Southwestern offers, visit
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education
Code -51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal
history record information. UT Southwestern Medical Center is
committed to an educational and working environment that provides
equal opportunity to all members of the University community. As an
equal opportunity employer, UT Southwestern prohibits unlawful
discrimination, including discrimination on the basis of race,
color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information,
citizenship status, or veteran status. To learn more, please visit:
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