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Texas Health Resources Physical Therapist – Sports Medicine in Allen, Texas

Physical Therapist – Sports Medicine

Fast-paced, high volume Physical Therapy department is looking for top skilled Physical Therapist. Is that you?

Work location: Texas Health Sports Medicine, 3030 Milrany Lane, Melissa TX, 75034

  • Occasional travel to Allen sports Clinic, 1110 Raintree Circle, Allen, TX

Work hours: Full Time Days (8am-5pm) for 40 hours/week. Weekend and holiday requirements

Physical Therapy Department highlights:

  • Strong team of Rehab clinicians

  • Strong hospital leadership

  • Strong team of physicians

Here’s What You Need

  • Bachelor's Degree Physical Therapy Upon Hire Required Or

  • Master's Degree Physical Therapy Upon Hire Required Or

  • Other Doctorate Physical Therapy Upon Hire Required

  • 2 Years prior experience Preferred

  • PT - Physical Therapist Texas PT License Upon Hire Required And

  • BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly Required And

  • Other Board-certified Clinical Specialist Upon Hire Preferred

  • SCS, CSCS or Board Certified in Sports, strongly preferred

What You Will Do

Performs age-appropriate patient assessment and establishes plan of care

  • Obtains/verifies physician order for therapy and validates for appropriateness

  • Reviews available medical records and obtains pertinent medical history from patient or family

  • Ensures that patient has given informed consent to treatment

  • Evaluates each patient using age and diagnosis appropriate assessment tests and measurements, including appropriate outcome assessment tool(s)

  • Integrates assessment results to identify functional problems and prioritizes care needs with patient and family

  • Sets appropriate, measurable, functional goals with time frames to address the identified problems including patient/family goals and preferences

  • Determines plan for care, and/or appropriate therapeutic interventions to achieve stated goals

  • Initiates therapy discharge planning in collaboration with care team and patient based on prognosis and expected discharge disposition

  • Demonstrates competence in the performance of age-appropriate patient assessment and individualizes care based on age specific needs.

Performs age-appropriate patient treatment

  • Uses therapeutic treatment techniques appropriate to patient age and desire for treatment

  • Performs treatment procedures that are within the scope of the professional license

  • Performs/delegates technical procedures appropriately and safely

  • Utilizes a variety of treatment techniques to achieve goals, if necessary

  • Determines patient response to treatment and evaluates progress (reassessment)

  • Educates patient and family through instruction, demonstration, and/or appropriate handouts in treatment plan, safety issues, home programs/self-management and assistive equipment

  • Maintains patient safety throughout treatment

  • Communicates with physicians and other healthcare personnel as appropriate regarding patient care issues

  • Demonstrates competence in the performance of age-appropriate patient treatment and individualizes care based on age specific needs

  • Motivates non-compliant or unmotivated patients to participate in therapy

  • Manages schedule to ensure that clinic productivity expectations are met

  • Ensures documentation meets all departmental, regulatory and payer requirements.

  • Supervises support personnel, including physical therapist assistants and PT aides/technicians (including athletic trainers), in the delivery of physical therapy services. Ensures all regulatory requirements related to supervision are met.

  • Mentors less experienced physical therapists, PT Residents, PT students and AT Residents as appropriate and assigned.

  • Participates in professional development, research, education, program development, community outreach and marketing as appropriate. Contributes to a culture of excellence that positions THR Sports Medicine as the provider of choice.

  • Contributes to a positive work environment and consumer-centered culture that is consistent with a workplace of choice and leads to exceptional patient satisfaction.

Additional perks of being a Texas Physical Therapist/Sports Medicine

  • Benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, Paid Parental Leave, flex spending, tuition reimbursement, Student Loan Repayment Program as well as several other benefits.

  • Delivery of high quality of patient care through nursing education, nursing research and innovations in nursing practice.

  • Strong Unit Based Council (UBC).

  • A supportive, team environment with outstanding opportunities for growth.

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  • Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to recruitment@texashealth.org .


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