Clinic Director of Physical Therapy

  • July 11, 2018
  • Country: United States, Texas
Physical Therapist

Vytalus Medical Group is an out-patient clinic that includes physical therapy, imaging, and sleep laboratory facilities. We are seeking a licensed PT who will oversee operations of the physical therapy clinic as well as evaluate and treat patients. We provide full benefits including continued education/license renewal reimbursement and APTA/TPTA dues.

· Perform physical therapy examination, evaluation, and develop a plan of care in cooperation with the referring physician.

· Help patient accomplish goals by providing evidence based treatments, patient/caregiver education, and exceptional customer service.

· Supervise and direct clinical support staff, including other physical therapists, physical therapist assistant, technicians, and office staff.

· Provide regular communication with referring physicians, including initial evaluation and timely progress notes and discharge notes.

· Assure 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.

· Develop and maintain relationships with referral sources, including occasional marketing visits or community activities.

· Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

· Develop physical therapy staff by providing training; developing and conducting in-service training programs.

· Comply with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

· Masters of Physical Therapy degree

· Current License by Texas State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners

· Current CPR (BLS) certification

· At least one year of out-patient clinical experience.

Preferred Skills

· Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree

· Clinical management experience

· Strong orthopedic and manual therapy skills

· Skilled in differential diagnosis, ability to screen patients for needed referral to specialist care, recommend imaging needs or other health care provider referral

· Excellent customer service, educational and marketing skills.

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