Physical Therapist - Louisville/Jeffersonville
Company: Hopebridge, LLC
Posted on: December 9, 2018
Description:Responsibilities: Conduct physical therapy evaluations of clients referred to physical therapy Conduct re-evaluations of patients on a regular basis, as recommended Conduct individual and/or group therapy sessions according to individual needs Participate in staff meetings and conferences indicated to review progress Provide assistance to staff regarding concerns pertaining to physical therapy and assist staff in maintaining open communication with parents concerning physical therapy problems Conduct in-service training for staff, parents and others as necessary and requested Supervise physical therapy students and maintain records on students supervised Supervise PTAs and maintain documentation as outlined Perform duties at multiple locations, as needed Operate all therapy equipment according to manufacturers and center guidelines Prepare reports of evaluation and re-evaluations. Prepare other reports relative to physical therapy Maintain accurate records of services provided for statistical and billing purposes Maintain current daily notes Assist with IEP development Plan and conduct special education programs related to physical therapy for staff and the community upon request Must have full physical dexterity and agility or be able to independently position self and independently perform all movements required for effective treatment of each individual Adhere to policies and procedures of Hopebridge Pediatric Specialists Assist in providing a safe environment for all patients and staff Promote Center philosophies, generating team spirit and creating and maintaining and environment that fosters staff satisfaction, maximizes productivity and profitabilityCompetencies: Adapting to Changing Work Priorities Time Management Flexibility Excellent Communication Skills Utilizing Specialized Physical Therapy Equipment Confidentiality Working with a Team Attention to Detail Self-development Commitment to Job. Requirements: Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy Licensed Physical Therapist in applicable state, or able to obtain/secure license Maintain a negative Tuberculosis screening according to the CDC Obtain or possess current CPR/First Aid certification and maintain re-certification every 2 years Successful completion and maintenance of Safety Care Training Job related experience within Physical Therapy Preferred 1-2 years of experience working with pediatric population Valid 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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