City
Phoenix
State
AZ
Position Id
2130

Physical Therapist (PT)
Phoenix, Arizona

Our client is a prominent medical group with locations throughout Phoenix looking for a physical therapist to evaluate patients for treatment as well as providing and directing administration of the Physical Therapy care plan upon physician referral.

This a full-time position, Monday through Friday primarily treating pediatric patients at the Central Phoenix location.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and treat patients with sensory-motor and/or musculoskeletal disorders/delays, demonstrating knowledge of normal growth and skills necessary to provide age-appropriate services. This may include recommendations for equipment to maximize performance.
  • Organize, develop, implement and coordinate motor performance of patient care with other clinic disciplines and resources within the community, including discharge planning via charting. This includes patient/family teaching for appropriate function within the home and implementation of home programs.
  • Instruct patients and care givers in home programs for exercises and functional activities.
  • Maintain appropriate clinical and administrative records within the Electronic Medical Records system regarding patient’s care.
  • Uses pediatric based behavior management strategies and matches diagnostic/therapeutic interventions to age and disability of children. Establishes appropriate treatment plans with age-appropriate goals and target timeframes, which are discussed with family and mutually agreed upon.
  • Family-centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team.
  • Critically analyzes patient response to treatment and modifies as needed.

Requirements:

  • Graduate of Accredited Physical Therapy Program
  • AZ Physical Therapy License
  • Bilingual Spanish/English preferred
  • 2 years’ experience as a Physical Therapist

To learn more, please contact Sevana at sevana@apnusa.com or call 602-788-5890.