Physical Therapist

Compensation

: $85,510.00 - $120,820.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Allied Health



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Description + Researches appropriate innovative ides via journal and internet exploration and discusses these with manager leads, and peers. + Implements a self-directed plan for professional development. + Demonstrates an awareness of strengths and weaknesses and seeks guidance as needed to address limitations. + Initiates and participates in continuing education: lectures, video/audio conferences, written and online courses. + Develops and conducts in-service as appropriate to share information gained from external resources. + Upholds fiscal and operational responsibility + Utilizes supplies and equipment in a fiscally responsible manner. + Maintains adherence to established efficiency standards. + Maximizes utilization of non-direct patient care time + Maintains responsibility for reporting accuracy of hours worked. + Travel to other entities or sites within the System as patient census dictates, in order to provide quality necessary care where patient need is greatest. + Staff schedules require flexibility as they are dependent on patient care needs, which may include evening and weekend hours, as necessary to meet demand in their primary area or the needs across the System. \"Ability to perform the Essential Functions listed on the Physical Conditions and ability to perform the Essential Functions on the Working Condition chart (see attached chart).\" II. Specialty Essential Functions: + Understand and obtain authorizations via Navinet (where applicable by location). + Knowledge & compliance with documentation of G codes as mandated by insurance. + Understanding & working knowledge of insurances and their documentation, authorization and billing framework and requirements. + Communicates to lead/leadership any changes or volume in census that will impact daily productivity of the clinic. IV. Marginal Functions: Defined as duties that are not essential in nature and do not take a considerable amount of time to complete (less than 10%). + Participates in supervision of students as appropriate. + Performs other duties as required. V. Required Skills and Knowledge: Minimum level of education, skills and abilities necessary in performing the job. Education: + Bachelor's in Physical Therapy Certification / Licensure / Regulation: + Current PA State licensure (in Physical Therapy) + Current Basic Life Support (BLS) approved curriculum of the American Heart Association (CPR and AED) program. + PA Act 153 Clearances (Act 34-PA Criminal Record Check from the PA State Police system, Act 33-PA Child Abuse History obtained through the Department of Public Welfare, Act 73-FBI Fingerprint screening within 2 weeks of hire in order to meet 30 days of hire or transfer position requirement). + Valid PA Driver's License Prior Experience: + None Required Other Skills and Abilities: + Strong time management and organizational skills; ability to work independently and in a team setting; creativity in treatment in various settings; ability to transition smoothly between various treatment settings; flexibility in scheduling. Preferred Factor: These are job related enhancements that are preferred or would benefit the performance outcome of the job but are not essential or required for the job to exist. + Knowledge and Application of Microsoft Office software; Knowledge of Internet and appropriate usage; Research experience; Coding experience/expertise; Previous clinical experience/ Knowledge and/or certification in specialty treatment programs including, lymphedema, Hand Therapy, Vestibular Therapy, aquatics, Occupational Medicine, Concussive/vestibular, and/or Sports Medicine. + 1-3 years' experience in healthcare setting. + Masters or DPT The above job descriptive information is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities, as an employee may be assigned other duties other than described in this document. Qualifications Skills Required + FLEXIBILITY: Expert + INDEPENDENT THINKING: Expert + ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS: Expert + WORK IN TEAM ENVIRONMENT: Expert + TIME MANAGEMENT: Expert Education Required + Bachelors or better in PHYSICAL THERAPY Licenses & Certifications Required + BLS (AHA) + DRIVER'S LICENSE + PHYSICAL THERAPIST Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
Associated topics: activity therapist, inpatient, lactation consultant, mhlb physical, movement disorder, movement therapist, physical, therapist assistant, therapist outpatient, therapist physical * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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