A client of ours is looking for two Physical Therapists for their Early Intervention programs; one located in Richardson, TX and the other located in Wise, TX. Therapist will provide assessments, develop treatments plans, intervention, consultations and training in a natural environment including home and community based settings.
Flexible work schedule, excellent benefits including a 401k match and a commitment to putting their employees first.
If you are interested in this position, please see below for a full description of job duties and forward your resume for consideration!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
o Performs motor and positioning assessments, develops therapy treatment plans, implements treatment plans as defined in IFSP process; monitors and modifies treatments as necessary; obtains physician prescription needed for treatment. Plans visits appropriately. Uses appropriate techniques with children and families.
o Provides consultation and education to parents, caregivers, staff and other professionals regarding child’s therapy program in natural environments that include home and community based settings.
o Provides comprehensive case management as needed, including writing reports, maintaining files, following up with other professionals, identifying community resources for families, coordinating transition activities, and maintaining all required documentation for those clients for whom he/she is the service coordinator.
o Conducts intakes, screenings, evaluations/assessments and IFSPs appropriately and accurately, including informing families of procedural safeguards. Uses appropriate techniques with children and families. Educates staff and parents about physical therapy needs of children.
o Documents direct service and other activities in a timely and accurate manner, adhering to 45 and 28-day timelines and including progress notes, reports, IFSPs, correspondence, service time * Attends team and staff meetings as scheduled.
o Participates in Public Outreach activities as requested. Promotes the agency overall in a professional manner and supports agency-wide functions.
o Maintains current knowledge in physical therapy and continues to develop professional skills.