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Texas Health Resources Sports Medicine Physical Therapist- Rehab Clinic in Allen, Texas

Sports Medicine Physical Therapist

Full Time- 40 hours, Monday - Friday (No weekends)

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We are looking for a qualified Sports Medicine Physical Therapist like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights:

  • Physical work location: Texas Health Allen 1105 Central Expwy North, Allen TX 75013

  • Work hours: 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday; No weekends

  • Will work 80% to 100% at Allen Location. Potential float to another THR Outpatient Sports Medicine Clinic if low census

  • Sports Medicine Internship Participants and New Grads are welcome to apply

  • Great opportunity to work 1 on 1 with Physicians and Surgeons in Sports Medicine

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen is a 73-bed, acute-care hospital serving the northern Collin County area since 2000. Hospital services include women’s care, a Level II neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics, pediatrics, wound care and sleep medicine. Texas Health Allen, a Pathway to Excellence® designated hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, has more than 500 physicians on its medical staff practicing in more than 25 specialties. Texas Health Allen is a World Health Organization-designated "Baby-Friendly Hospital" and was the first hospital in Texas to receive the distinction. The hospital is a Level IV trauma center and an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, which makes our facility intensely qualified to serve our community and your professional aspirations.

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and Completion of Physical Therapy program Required

  • Or Master's Degree Physical Therapy

  • Or Other Doctorate Physical Therapy required

  • Experience in a Sports Medicine Setting with athletes preferred

  • PT – Physical Therapist; Texas Physical Therapy 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 preferred

Skills:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Problem solving ability

  • Ability to teach others

  • Time Management skills

  • Good interpersonal and customer service skills

  • Basic leadership skills

Position Responsibilities: THA Sports Medicine Physical Therapist evaluates each patient using age and diagnosis appropriate assessment tests and measurements, including appropriate outcome assessment tool(s).

In addition to the required qualifications, a suc cessful Sports Medicine Physical Therapist:

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

  • 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.

  • 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 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

  • Participates in strategies to meet business initiatives and unit/team, program, and department specific goals and targets.

Why Texas Health? As a Sports Medicine Physical Therapist , you’ll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, paid time off, competitive health insurance choices, healthcare and dependent care spending account options, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, a student loan repayment program and more.

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make Texas Health Allen a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7 th year in a row)

  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)

  • “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes

  • A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

Additional perks of being a Sports Medicine Physical Therapist :

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing to a teamwork environment.

  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training, and dedicated leadership resources.

  • Enjoy opportunities for growth.

Explore our Texas Health careers site for info like Benefits , Job Listings by Category , recent Awards we’ve won and more.

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

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