Jan 10, 2022

Physical Therapist - Home Health Direct *$10,000 Hiring Bonus*

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Hesperia, CA, USA
Physical Therapy

Job Description

We are looking for a Physical Therapist with $10,000 Sign-On Bonus for Home Health Direct at Home Health Network.

Location: Hesperia, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: Pay Per Visit Employee

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

Job Summary:

The practice of Physical Therapy shall include assessment, treatment planning, and implementation, education, communication and demonstration of leadership to address the needs of patients and their families as well as to foster a positive working relationship among professionals and ancillary staff. Position requires general supervision.

Essential Functions:

  • Comprehensively assesses the functional needs of the patient and sets appropriate goals for the patient. Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes, consults with other specialists as needed. Reassesses patient’s functional needs and adjusts care plan as indicated to ensure optimal patient outcome.
  • Demonstrates understanding of Medicare regulations as they relate to medical necessity, sustained functional improvement, reasonable frequency and duration of treatments and documentation procedures. Uses advanced beneficiary notification procedure when appropriate.
  • Establishes measurable STG & LTG with time frames in appropriate sequence. Consistently works to achieve functional goals seen in daily documentation and selecting appropriate therapeutic methods to accomplish treatment goals. Educates patient and family concerning diagnosis, goals and home program.
  • Demonstrates professional, appropriate verbal and written communication skills with client's/patient's treating physician and other associated health care personnel.
  • Adheres to the rules regarding standards of practice and ethics of regulatory agencies. Complies with current licensure laws and rules related to aides and assistants. Assures that licensure requirements for annual renewal are met in a timely manner.
  • Adheres to established hospital and departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality and improvement programs, and safety, environmental, and infection control standards.
  • Maintains client's/patient's medical record accurately, completely, neatly and in a timely manner. (The record should contain current prescription, initial evaluation, daily notes, progress notes, any patient precautions or complications, discharge summary, etc.) Also completes accurately any other patient related correspondence.
  • Provides direction and leadership to support staff, students and new graduates.
  • Enhances professional growth and development of self and others through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings and workshops.
  • Manages and safeguards patients/clients with medical complications appropriately.
  • Demonstrates competence in design and/or manufacture, and adjustment of assistive or orthotic devices for the client/patient.


  • Interpersonal Skills.
  • Communication Skills (written and verbal).
  • Organizational Skills.
  • Knowledge of practice and principles of Physical Therapy.
  • Skilled in critical thinking, problem solving, gaining new knowledge and abilities.

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education: Master's Degree Physical Therapy or D.P.T. (Degree level based on graduating year.)


  • California Physical Therapy licensure.
  • Basic Life Support certification.
  • Current California driver's license.
  • Proof of auto liability insurance.

Preferred Position Qualifications:


  • Home Health experience.
  • 1 year experience as a Physical Therapist.

Providence Home Care is a trusted leader in home health, hospice and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County, Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care they need in the comfort of their home. We are guided by our core values of compassion, dignity, justice, excellence and integrity in everything we do, and dedicated to restoring the health and well-being of clients and families at all stages of life's journey.

Providence Home Care provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence Home Care complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: SJH Home Health Network

Category: Physical Therapy

Req ID: R338084