Our client is looking to add experienced Physical Therapists to its growing practice. This position would provide therapy services in either an outpatient or inpatient acute and rehab setting.
Physical Therapist Duties and Responsibilities
The idea candidate will have clinical experience working in either an outpatient, inpatient or rehab setting and possess an active IL physical therapy license.
Review patient medical history
Develop and implement physical therapy treatment plans and services
Establish timelines, tasks, and medical needs of patient
Analyze the best exercises and activities to help patient reach goals
Develop plans for patients with ongoing pain and chronic conditions
Record patient activities, progress, and improvement
Maintain clinical records of all patient care; fill and document for insurance billing
Educate patient and patient’s family on special equipment, care, and/or needs
Develop discharge plan and make referrals for additional resources
Physical Therapist Requirements and Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from an accredited school.
Master’s degree in physical therapy preferred.
Physical Therapist, Registered (PT) License and proof of passing Boards.
Continuing education classes for maintenance of certification
Meets all state licensure requirements
Previous experience working in outpatient, inpatient or rehab setting (preferred but not required
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Adaptable, flexible, and able to make quick decisions when plans change
Creative and innovative thinker and planner
Encouraging to patients and staff; able to mentor and lead
Job Type: Full-time