Physical Therapist - Louisville/Jeffersonville
Company: Hopebridge, LLC
Posted on: December 8, 2018
Description:Responsibilities:Conduct physical therapy evaluations of clients referred to physical therapyConduct re-evaluations of patients on a regular basis, as recommendedConduct individual and/or group therapy sessions according to individual needsParticipate in staff meetings and conferences indicated to review progressProvide assistance to staff regarding concerns pertaining to physical therapy and assist staff in maintaining open communication with parents concerning physical therapy problemsConduct in-service training for staff, parents and others as necessary and requestedSupervise physical therapy students and maintain records on students supervisedSupervise PTAs and maintain documentation as outlinedPerform duties at multiple locations, as neededOperate all therapy equipment according to manufacturers and center guidelinesPrepare reports of evaluation and re-evaluations. Prepare other reports relative to physical therapyMaintain accurate records of services provided for statistical and billing purposesMaintain current daily notesAssist with IEP developmentPlan and conduct special education programs related to physical therapy for staff and the community upon requestMust have full physical dexterity and agility or be able to independently position self and independently perform all movements required for effective treatment of each individualAdhere to policies and procedures of Hopebridge Pediatric SpecialistsAssist in providing a safe environment for all patients and staffPromote Center philosophies, generating team spirit and creating and maintaining and environment that fosters staff satisfaction, maximizes productivity and profitabilityCompetencies:Adapting to Changing Work PrioritiesTime ManagementFlexibilityExcellent Communication SkillsUtilizing Specialized Physical Therapy EquipmentConfidentialityWorking with a TeamAttention to DetailSelf-developmentCommitment to Job. Requirements:
Doctoral Degree in Physical TherapyLicensed Physical Therapist in applicable state, or able to obtain/secure licenseMaintain a negative Tuberculosis screening according to the CDCObtain or possess current CPR/First Aid certification and maintain re-certification every 2 yearsSuccessful completion and maintenance of Safety Care TrainingJob related experience within Physical TherapyPreferred 1-2 years of experience working with pediatric populationValid Drivers License & Evidence of InsurabilityPhysical Demands:This is a stationary position that requires frequent sitting or standing, repetitive wrist motions, grasping, speaking, listening, close vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus. It also may require occasional lifting, carrying, walking, climbing, kneeling, bending/stooping, twisting, pulling/pushing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching above the shoulder. Employees in this position must be physically able to efficiently perform the essential functions of the position. May need to lift pediatric population at times (up to 50 lbs). Reasonable accommodations will be provided to assist or enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position, upon request.Work Environment:Work is performed in an office and clinical environment. Work may be stressful at times due to a busy office or clinic environment with patients. Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.DisclaimerThe above statements reflect general functions of this job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements inherent in this job. The immediate supervisor may elaborate on or add to the above list if the duties come within the employees realm of responsibility.Hopebridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 7
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