TherapyTown is seeking Physical Therapists
Prefer pediatric experience, but not required.
Oklahoma State License
Applications may be made on Indeed.com: https://www.indeed.com/job/licensed-physical-therapist-9f7b1c4183c25dab?_ga=2.145473204.1453149907.1672764087-1632856687.1666193566 or by submitting your resume' via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:
Professional written & verbal skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of patient, personnel, & propriety information.
Ability to maintain therapeutic & professional relationships with staff, patients, & consumers.
Must project a warm, enthusiastic, & friendly demeanor in client & team interactions.
Knowledge of & adherence to company policy & procedures.
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities.
Restore, maintain, and promote not only optimal physical function but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health.
Prevent the onset, symptoms, and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries.
Meets the patient's goals and needs and provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining physical therapy treatment plans in consultation with physicians or by prescription.
Helps patient accomplish treatment plan and accept therapeutic devices by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities and in using assistive and supportive devices.
Evaluates effects of physical therapy treatments and fit of orthotic devices by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications.
Completes discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers; contributing to patient care conferences.
Assures continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs; recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending outpatient or home health follow-up programs.
Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
Maintains patient confidence and protects clinic operations by keeping information confidential.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
POSITION TYPE & EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK:
The days and hours of this position will be discussed in more detail in the interview.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time