Physical Therapist Assistant

Team Rehabilitation - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)4.6


Responsibilities:
Seeking a licensed Physical Therapy Assistant
Providing excellent health care for our patients. Patients should achieve good outcomes and be happy with their experience of physical therapy.
Treating patients, answering their concerns and educating them on their injury, progress and probable outcomes
Supervising aides when they are providing modalities for non-Medicare, non-BCBSM patients, and also in their general set up and clean up duties
Re-evaluating patient progress, revising plans of care and resetting goals
Determining when to discharge patients
Writing timely and accurate documentation including; discharges and daily progress notes.
Achieving a reasonable level of productivity. This depends on the number of referrals and the type of patient presenting. However, with our normal outpatient orthopedic population, we expect 55 to 60 treatments plus evaluations a week from a full time therapist
Helping to develop protocols for the most common diagnoses we see
Participating the research studies supported by the clinic
Responsible for continuing to develop their own skills by attending company continuing education events and using the continuing education allowance to attend approved courses
Experienced or interested in work conditioning
Post offer screens
Work site analysis
JOB REQUIREMENTS
Physical Therapist - Float

Required Education and Experience:
MUST HAVE A PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT LICENSE IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS
Min Associate of Applied Science Physical Therapist Assistant Degree