PT / Physical Therapist

Frisco, TX 75033

Posted: 02/27/2020 Industry: Healthcare Job Number: 14548

Job Description

Physical Therapist / PT

OUTPATIENT SPORTS ORTHOPEDIC SETTING

GREAT TEAM TO GROW WITH!

FULL TIME

If you are a new or experienced physical therapist, who is driven to provide to quality services, this position is for you.



Full-time position will include Health/Dental Insurance, PTO, Paid Vacation

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of the Director of Rehabilitation Services and according to professional standards, the Physical Therapist evaluates, plans, and executes patient's treatment program. Coordinates with the team, patient, and family to develop a goal directed program. Must maintain accurate records of services provided. Responsible for following departmental procedures, maintaining professional standards, and seeking professional growth.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Plans and coordinates treatment program and discharge plans: Plans and executes patient treatment plan safely and effectively to achieve set goals. Maintains standards for treatment procedures and professional ethics that have been established. Is knowledgeable and competent in advanced treatment techniques. Directs Techs and Students' treatments according to departmental policies and formally evaluates student performance during the affiliation as required by academic institution. Executes treatments and adjusts treatment time based on diagnosis and patient need. Able to perform treatment load as outlined by the program/ departmental standards. Demonstrates ability to modify therapeutic interventions as patient’s abilities/skills changes in order to meet goals. The interventions are appropriate to the patient’s age, developmental age, educational needs, and family/guardian expectations as related to the diagnosis (high risk/high volume). Responds to acute changes in patient's status and modifies treatment techniques as indicated (high risk/high volume). Leaves adequate treatment information for care of patient for anticipated absences according to departmental policies and procedures. Documents services provided: Performs patient evaluation upon receipt of physician’s orders. Completes thorough evaluations in accordance with guidelines stated in program policies and procedures. Follows standard professional procedures for assessments. Follows departmental policies and procedures for documenting patient progress. Completes daily charges and treatment records according to departmental policies/procedures. Initiates incident reports and reviews with supervisor according to policies/procedures. Demonstrates commitment to professional and departmental/program growth: Actively seeks out opportunities for continuing education with departmental/programmatic procedures. Compliance with all mandatory in-services and certifications. Actively seeks professional growth through the use of Hospital resources. Contributes to the improvement/expansion of at least one program per year. Takes initiative to train techs in various physical therapy techniques, volunteer program, student program.



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Required: DPT or Master's degree in Physical Therapy or Bachelor's

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES

Required: Current PT license to practice in Texas



To take the first step towards your new opportunity, contact and/or send resume to:

Andy McCall, Recruiter
Healthcare Specialty
McCall & Lee
Main 512 444 6400 x51 | Midwest Office 515 337 2800 (Direct Dial) | Mobile 972 653 2600

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