PT – Home Health (Days)

at Docs United
Published September 14, 2022
Location Oregon
Category Physical Therapist  
Job Type Permanent  
Specialty Home Health
Shift(s) Description 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Shift Type Day Shift
Expenses Covered Daily Stipend
Medical Malpractice Covered
Requirements BLS Certification



  • Able to read, write legibly, and converse effectively in the English language
  • Effectively works with interdisciplinary team
  • Must possess a high level of critical thinking and decision making abilities; able to function independently
  • Proactively adapts to change
  • Formulates and maintains effective working relationships with physicians, members of the Home Health team, other community providers and caregivers
  • Able to work in client’s home of various socioeconomic levels with possible exposure to pets, smoke, etc.


  • Able to stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequently
  • Possess physical agility and adequate reaction time to respond quickly and appropriately to unexpected patient care needs
  • Needs adequate hearing and visual acuity, including adequate color vision
  • Requires fine motor skills, adequate eye-hand coordination, and ability to grasp and handle objects
  • Able to use proper body mechanics to assist patients in ambulating, transferring in and out of bed, chair or wheelchair
  • May be required to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Must use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and bodily fluids
  • Needs ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephone
  • May require periodic use of personal computer


  • 3 years of recent work experience as a PT- Required
  • 1 year HH experience- Preferred
  • Current drivers license and car insurance- Required
  • Must pass a criminal records check at hire and every three years from the date of the last criminal records check in accordance with ORS443.004- Required
  • BLS (AHA)
  • Oregon
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