Physical Therapist (PT)

The Execu|Search Group - Stamford, CT3.7

About the Opportunity
An orthopedic outpatient clinic in Connecticut is actively seeking a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) for a promising position with their growing staff. Working Monday through Friday (7am to 3pm or 10am to 6pm), the Physical Therapist (PT) will be responsible for restoring patient's function, alleviating pain, and preventing disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed physical therapy. This is a temporary to permanent opportunity for the right candidate that is looking for a long term career. Apply today!

Company Description
Orthopedic Outpatient Clinic

Job Description

The Physical Therapist (PT) will be responsible for:
Meeting the patient's goals and needs and providing quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results
Helping patient accomplish treatment plan and accept therapeutic devices by administering manual exercises
Instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as: nonmanual exercises; ambulatory functional activities; and, daily-living activities and in using assistive and supportive devices
Documenting patient care services by charting in patient and department records
Maintaining safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
Contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results, as needed
Required Skills
6+ months of Physical Therapy experience (New graduates are welcome!)
Associate's and/or Bachelor's Degree in a related field
CT Physical Therapist (PT) license
Knowledge of a wide variety of diagnoses treatment plans
Experience with Musculoskeletal conditions, total knee / hip replacement and back pain
Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills
Patient oriented
Great interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong attention to detail
Highly organized
Desired Skills
Experience in an Outpatient Orthopedic setting