Physical Therapist - $3,000 Sign On Bonus


Job Title: Physical Therapist - $3,000 Sign On Bonus

Status: Exempt

Job Summary

Responsible for planning and administering physical therapy treatment plans designed to alleviate pain, restore function, prevent disabilities, and promote overall fitness and health of patients. Assist in the development and administration of programs to improve the clinics ability to meet the needs of the customer.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides skilled physical therapy treatment plans in accordance with physician orders, current standards of care and by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results of patients.
  • Assures continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending follow-up programs.
  • Promptly and thoroughly documents and maintains clinical and administrative records regarding patient limitations/interventions, treatments, responses and progress to administered therapy as well as discharge summaries.
  • Maintain patient records confidentially.
  • Records treatment charges daily and completes charge tickets in accurate and timely manner.
  • Provides direction to Physical Therapy Assistants and Physical Therapy Aides with patient care and related activities as requested.
  • Complies with the Georgia State Physical Therapy Act, codes and regulations.
  • Must be able to recognize and respond appropriately to urgent/emergent situations per protocols.
  • Maintain work area, exam rooms and supplies.
  • Maintain professional appearance and personal conduct at all times.
  • Follows all of the Company's policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to employer work practices as described in TDC Occupational Blood Born Exposure Plan policy.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, staff and management.
  • Keep regular clinic hours as approved by Manager.
  • Attends meetings as requested.
  • Provides back up for administrative staff to include answering phones, scheduling appointments and checking in patients.
. Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in healthcare or similar
  • Gradate from an accredited physical therapy program
  • Current State of Georgia Physical Therapy license or eligible to receive one
  • Current CPR certification for Health Care Providers
  • Knowledge of CPT and ICD-10 coding procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of physical therapy principles and practices
  • Ability to build trust with physicians and co-workers
  • Ability to keep a positive attitude in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be detailed oriented
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill
  • Strong sense of discretion and professionalism

Full time
Stockbridge, GA 30281, US