Physical Therapy Assistant

Overview:

Patient care is our priority. When you join the Renew Home Health team you become part of our professional and friendly network of local nurses, therapists, home aides, and social workers. With years of experience in health care, Renew Home Health is one of the leading providers in the industry for customer satisfaction and quality of care making it one of the fastest growing home health agencies in the area.

JOB SUMMARY

A Physical Therapy Assistant who provides coordinated physical therapy to patients of all age groups under the supervision of a Licensed Physical Therapist.

Responsibilities:

  • Administers the physical therapy treatment plan as developed by the Physical Therapist.
  • Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients.
  • Applies concepts of infection control and universal precautions in coordinating/performing patient care activities to prevent contamination and transmission of disease.
  • Administers non-complex active and passive manual therapeutic exercise, therapeutic massage, traction, heat, light, cold, water and electrical modalities to patients.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Texas Physical Therapy Assistant License
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Current CPR Certification
  • Home Health experience preferred

 

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Overview:

Patient care is our top priority! Job satisfaction of our staff is our second priority. With years of experience in health care, Renew Home Health is one of the leading providers in the industry for customer satisfaction and quality of care making it one of the fastest growing home health agencies in the area.

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Accident, Cancer & Critical Illness
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Life & AD&D
  • Paid Time Off

Job Summary:

The LVN administers skilled nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, for clients in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family and referring agency.

Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the RN, assist in identifying the patient’s physical, psycho-social and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report and evaluations.
  • Participate in planning and implementing care in conjunction with the RN, in accordance with the POC.
  • Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both staff and patient.
  • Assure the continuity of care through delivery of quality patient care.

Qualifications:

  • Must hold current Texas Licensed Vocation Nurse
  • Must have current CPR Certification
  • Must be detail-oriented and have effective communication skills
  • Home Health Care Experience

LVN (PRN)

Overview:

Patient care is our top priority! Job satisfaction of our staff is our second priority. With years of experience in health care, Renew Home Health is one of the leading providers in the industry for customer satisfaction and quality of care making it one of the fastest growing home health agencies in the area.

Job Summary:

The LVN administers skilled nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, for clients in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family and referring agency.

Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the RN, assist in identifying the patient’s physical, psycho-social and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report and evaluations.
  • Participate in planning and implementing care in conjunction with the RN, in accordance with the POC.
  • Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both staff and patient.
  • Assure the continuity of care through delivery of quality patient care.

Qualifications:

  • Must hold current Texas Licensed Vocation Nurse
  • Must have current CPR Certification
  • Must be detail-oriented and have effective communication skills
  • Home Health Care Experience

Home Health Aide

Overview:

Patient care is our top priority! Job satisfaction of our staff is our second priority. With years of experience in health care, Renew Home Health is one of the leading providers in the industry for customer satisfaction and quality of care making it one of the fastest growing home health agencies in the area.

Job Summary:

The primary function is to provide personal care and related services to the client in their place of residence; to assist in providing a safe and clean environment, work cooperatively with patient and family and share observations or problems withe the supervisor.

Responsibilities:

  • Document in an electronic medical record system.
  • Demonstrate commitment, professional growth and competency by completing 12 hours of in-services per year.
  • Provide direct patient care to patients under the direction of the RN and according to the Aide Plan of Care.
  • Provide necessary skills to assist the patient with safe transfers and ambulation per agency policy.
  • Promote positive, supportive, respectful communication to patient/family and other employees.
  • Provide an environment which promotes respect for patient, privacy and  property. Provide skills necessary to assist the patient with proper nutrition and adequate fluid intake.

Qualifications:

  • Must have current Driver’s License
  • Must have current CPR Certification
  • Minimum one experience in a healthcare setting
  • Must be registered and in good standing on the Nurse Aide Registry