Texas Health Resources Physical Therapist - Spine Specialist in Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Minimum Education Requirements:

Completion of a Physical Therapy program

Minimum Licensure Requirements:

Texas (Physical Therapy License)

CPR certification or certification within 60 days from Hire Date

Experience:

None required, 1-2 years outpatient Orthopedic spine experience experience preferred

Minimum Skill Requirements:

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

MDT (Credentialed Mechanical Diagnosis), OCS (Orthopedic Clinical Specialist), or other manual therapy certification preferred

Work Hours/Schedule:

Full Time (40 Hrs); M-F hours vary based on census

Work Location/Setting:

Southlake/Texas Health Back Care

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

•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.

•Determine patient response to treatment and evaluate progress (reassessment).

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

•Patient safety maintained 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.

eywords: "Orthopedic Clinical Specialist", "OCS", "Outpatient Orthopedics", "Outpatient Orthopedics Physical Therapy", "Outpatient Physical Therapy", "Physical Therapist"

Entity Information:

Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) includes more than 800 physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality, patient-safe care at more than 240 offices located throughout the DFW Metroplex. THPG members are active in group governance and serve on multiple committees and councils. Ongoing Texas Health initiatives, like the Diversity Action Council and Living the Promise, have helped to create an inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture and workplace, making THPG a great place to work

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.