Texas Health Resources Physical Therapist Sports Medicine PRN in Fort Worth, Texas
Texas Health Alliance seeks to hire a Physical therapist Sports Medicine to work PRN.
The address is 10864 Texas Health Trail Fort Worth, TX 76244
Salary range is Min. $35.44/hr to Max. $53.31/hr – based on relevant experience
PRN (As needed); Rotating shifts between 8:00A-5:00P
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.
Bachelor's Degree Physical Therapy Required
Master's Degree Physical Therapy Required
Other Doctorate Physical Therapy Required
2 Years prior experience Preferred
Licenses and Certifications
PT - Physical Therapist Upon Hire Required
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire Required
Other Board-certified Clinical Specialist Upon Hire Preferred
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