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Physical Therapist at Tri-State East Tennessee, LLC
Knoxville, TN

About the Job

Tri-State East Tennessee, LLC. is a privately-owned PT company that provides clinical staff to 7 outpatient PT locations in the East Tennessee area. We are searching for a full-time PT for the East Tennessee area. We are able to offer competitive salaries and benefits that include PTO, paid holiday time off, STD/LTD, Life Insurance options, group health/dental/vision insurance, CEU reimbursement, etc.

Interested candidates may respond to this ad or directly call Jason Stooksbury at 865-679-2048 or email to tristatetherapy@gmail.com

New Grads or experienced PTs are welcome to apply

Job Purpose:
Restores patient's function, alleviates pain, and prevents disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed physical therapy.

Duties:
* Meets the patient's goals and needs and provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining physical therapy treatment plans in consultation with physicians or by prescription.
* Helps patient accomplish treatment plan and accept therapeutic devices by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as nonmanual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities.
* Administers physical therapy treatments by applying physical agents; moist packs, and ultrasound machines; directing treatments given by aides, technicians, and assistants.
* Evaluates effects of physical therapy treatments by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications.
* Assures continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs.
* Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
* Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
* Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
* Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

• Location: Knoxville

• Post ID: 27047708 knoxville
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