We are looking for a motivated, well-rounded Physical Therapist who is passionate about what they do, always seeking to improve, and excited to join our stellar team of therapists! The physical therapist will provide professional orthopedic care for clinic patients and perform clinical tasks such as manual therapy, modalities and proper documentation on all patients. The position is for our Midtown location.
MINIMUM ESSENTIAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Evaluate and treat patients and complete appropriate documentation in a timely fashion.
Develop protocols and patient education materials
Assist supervisor in daily operational duties as needed.
Maintain all continuing education requirements.
Participate in and help foster an environment of continued learning in our pursuit of clinical excellence.
Communicate appropriately with physicians and their staff on patient care issues.
Participate in professional development activities and maintain professional affiliations.
Maintain patient confidentiality; comply with HIPAA and compliance guidelines established by the practice.
Maintain detailed knowledge of practice management and other computer software as it relates to job functions.
Maintain Physical Therapist licensure in the state of Tennessee.
Attend CPR, OSHA, and CLIA training programs.
Attend all regular meetings.
Perform all other tasks and projects assigned by the Manager or physicians.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral level degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited university required.
Extensive training in orthopedic care preferred.
Manual Therapy skills preferred.
Management experience preferred.
Physical Therapist must be licensed in the state of Tennessee.
Minimum of two years of experience in a physician office or orthopedic setting (new graduates must demonstrate superior ability to perform through a clinical affiliation or by other comparable means).
Ability to manage multiple patients and administer appropriate modalities.
Extensive knowledge in exercise physiology, bio mechanics, and exercise prescription (work towards Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Association or Performance Enhancement Specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine is preferred).
Working knowledge of manual therapy techniques.
Insurance related issues.
Comfortable effectively using MS Office programs including MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook.
Ability to work with Practice Management software.
Pleasant speaking voice and demeanor.
Good communication skills and the ability to perform patient education duties.
Neat and professional appearance.