Similar Occupational Therapist Full Time Days Employment Opportunities
Details: Concentra, with over 300 outpatient clinics in 40 states, seeks a stellar Physical Therapist with a strong background in pediatrics! We are expanding our services in San Antonio to now include treating pediatric patients. Our philosophy is focused towards a dynamic early intervention (seeing patients typically within 1 to 3 days of their injury) functional approach to musculoskeletal medicine. Our focus is on education, manual therapy and exercise-based programs. Candidates must ensure the delivery of exceptional customer service by self and the center colleagues by putting all customers (internal and external) first and displaying:A healing focusA selfless heartA tireless resolveWe offer a competitive compensation & benefits package, which includes:*Transitional DPT assistance*Manual Therapy Certification assistance*Annual CEU Assistance plus 3 CME days*Medical*Dental*Vision*401k*Paid Time Off plan*Work/life balance- most clinics are open M-F 8-5*Manageable caseload of approx. 11-14 pts/day.*Paid Licensure Renewals and State & National APTA Dues. This job requires access to confidential and sensitive information, requiring ongoing discretion and secure information management.Acting on a prescription and according to professional standards, evaluates, plans and executes patients’ treatment programs and supervises Therapy staff in accordance with Concentra Medical Centers’ Injury Process Management and Concentra Medical Centers’ philosophy of rehabilitation in occupational medicine and in accordance with Concentra policies, practices and procedures and applicable regulations.MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESClinical Responsibilities (Process Management / Content Management skills) Conducts an initial evaluation on physician referrals and develops appropriate treatment plans. Ensures that other treating medical professionals have the necessary information to appropriately evaluate the patient’s functional ability. Communicates with all medical providers regarding patients and diagnoses for referral to occupational therapy as well as advances in the field.Communicates with all therapy patients, setting expectations for return-to-work and emphasizing education and motivation.Develops knowledge of best demonstrated practices and specific quality indicators to measure and improve them.Communicates with employers concerning specific rehabilitation issues of injured employees as indicated and meets with employers to discuss Concentra’s early intervention philosophy.Business / Financial ResponsibilitiesParticipates in the evaluation of the capital equipment and staff needed to fulfill rehabilitation responsibilities.Participates with the Center Therapy Director to bring new business to the center.Assists with the provision of statistical analysis of the center’s therapy performance.Establishes and promotes clear lines of communication between therapy and other center staff members.Assists in tracking of pre-authorization requirements according to state standards in the patients chart.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesAssists with the interviewing of prospective therapy staff and provides feedbackAssists with the coordination of the center’s therapy staff schedules to ensure efficient productivity while meeting client needs.Assists with evaluation of the performance of all therapy Technician staff, Physical Therapist Assistant’s and/or Physical Therapists.Assists with evaluating the performance of any Physical Therapist staff member at the center for the purpose of promotion.Assists with the disciplinary process for all Therapy Technician staff members, Physical Therapist Assistant’s and/or Physical Therapist. Assists in identifying issues in need of disciplinary action.Assists in determining the point at which the action has been corrected, further discipline must be conducted, or if termination is necessary.Other ResponsibilitiesCommunicates with the Outcome Assurance Injury Coordinator or the Case Manager for each patient.Communication regarding the patients’ objective progress, compliance with the program, compliance with attendance of scheduled appointments, the therapist’s estimated time frame until discharged from therapy.Participates in clinical instruction of university occupational therapy and/or occupational therapist assistant students.Participates with the evaluation of the effectiveness of the rehabilitation quality management process and assist in new and improved processes.Ensures compliance with rules and regulations established by the relevant licensing, certification and accrediting bodies.Develops a working knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), their State Workers’ Compensation law.Develops or improves occupational medicine services and overall teamwork within the centers.Meets with the Regional Therapy Director or the designee on a regular to discuss quality of patient care, procedures, records, review of new policies and other issues as indicated.Participates regularly in professional continuing education. WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDSClinic environment.
Physical Therapist - San Antonio
Details: Our client, a Skilled Nursing Facility in San Antonio, TX is looking for a full time, permanent Occupational Therapist to join the team. The staff Occupational Therapist evaluates and treats patients/residents, communicates with families, physicians, and other health team members and maintains documentation of services in the medical record. Conducts in-services and training for facility staff on an ongoing basis in restorative techniques.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS1. Evaluate patients/residents based upon the physician referral.2. Develop effective treatment plans and obtain approval for services from referring physician.3. Supervise Occupational Therapist Assistants and Rehab Aides in direct patient/resident care and patient/resident related activities per state practice act.4. Treat patients/residents according to a treatment plan.5. Screens patients/residents based upon identified need.6. Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans.7. Participate in Interdisciplinary Team Meetings, patient/resident care conferences, utilization review meetings, and other meetings as required or directed.8. Participate in inservice training program for other staff in the facility.9. Record clinical documentation according to accepted regulatory, corporate, and professional guidelines.10. Record daily treatment charges per approved billing guidelines.11. Instruct families and nursing staff in restorative/home program.12. Participate in discharge planning.13. Secure necessary durable medical equipment and adaptive equipment for patients/residents.14. Report any problems with department equipment to the appropriate personnel so that it is maintained in good working order.15. Acts as a clinical preceptor for affiliating Occupational Therapy or Occupational Therapist Assistant schools with approved contracts.16. Coordinates with members of other departments, attending physicians, committee members, and other staff within the Rehab department.17. Performs other duties as required or directed.
Physical Therapist / PT - Innovative Senior Care
Details: Wonderful PT OpportunityPARKLANE WESTNear the front gate to Ft Sam HoustonSan Antonio, TexasDAY ONE BENEFITS!Up to $3,000 Sign on Bonus!Innovative Senior Care (ISC) uses therapy and wellness techniques to provide lifestyle enhancements to residents of senior living communities. Our services enable residents to live better by helping them to be safer, healthier, more mobile and more vibrant at any age or level of health and fitness. Our comprehensive rehabilitation, wellness and education services include Medicare-certified outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy.ISC professionals deliver therapy and rehabilitation services under the umbrella of our proprietary CARE3 Wellness Program. A comprehensive therapy and wellness system, CARE3 integrates both proactive and reactive services to help seniors enhance their health and fitness, and retain or improve their independence.CARE3 Wellness Program is primarily preventive in nature and uses a holistic approach that treats both symptoms and underlying causes of pain and debility. It goes far beyond traditional therapy to include massage therapy, chair yoga and Tai Chi, as well as health education and group exercise classes. The goal is to help counter the negative effects of aging by promoting functional independence and improving overall health and comfort.Innovative Senior Care professionals implement CARE3 Wellness Program components for residents in senior living communities across the nation. Participants typically require less assistance and remain independent for longer than they otherwise might. There are three distinct segments of the CARE3 Wellness Program, each comprised of multiple components, activities and processes. These include: Rehabilitation Care, Fitness Care and Educational Care.AS AN ISC THERAPIST...You will enjoy a good work environment, a fulfilling experience, and the opportunity to build a career with a forward thinking, innovative therapy company and a substantial client base with which to work. You will also receive a portfolio of impressive benefits designed t help you maintain a comfortable lifestyle for your family. These include:* Major Medical* Dental* Vision * Flexible Spending Account* Short-term Disability* Long-term Disability* 401 (k) with company match* Life Insurance* Associate Life Program* Tuition Reimbursement* Paid Vacation & Holidays* Continuing Education* License Reimbursement* Benefits Begin First Day of EmploymentFor more information about career opportunities at Innovative Senior Care, visit our website at www.InnovativeSeniorCare.com. If you wish to submit your resume, you may forward it directly to .Please clearly state the job title and job number of interest. Immediate Opening: PTRelated Job Titles: Physical Therapist, PTJob Type: Full TimeLocation: Parklane West in San Antonio, TXJob ID: 71198Awww.brookdalecareers.comFor more details, contact: Kimberly GroveTherapy Staffing ManagerToll-free: 888-707-2080Fax: 615-827-0085Email: Position Summary:Provides and directs Physical Therapy services to patients including assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation, related documentation and communication. Functions under physicians’ orders. Adheres to applicable principles and practices of physical therapy, Innovative Senior Care policies and procedures and state regulations. Supervises Physical Therapy Assistants and Aides.Recommended Minimum Position Qualifications:1. Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from an accredited program.2. Successful completion of the National Certification Examination for Registered Physical Therapist.3. License to practice physical therapy within the state.Key words: PT, DPT, Physical therapist, geriatrics, outpatient, skilled, independent, assisted living, San Antonio, Texas, Brookdale, in-house therapy, therapy programs, hiring, staffing, therapy, rehabilitation, SNF, IL, AL, CCRC, ISCBrookdale Senior Living is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug free work place.
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