, TX US
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Back Care
Minimum Education Requirements:
Completion of a Physical Therapy program
Minimum Licensure Requirements:
Texas (Physical Therapy License)
CPR certification or certification within 60 days from Hire Date
Minimum Skill Requirements:
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Ability to teach others
Time management skills
Good interpersonal and customer service skills
Basic leadership skills
1-2 years rehab experience preferred
Orthopedic spine experience preferred
MDT (Credentialed Mechanical Diagnosis), OCS (Orthopedic Clinical Specialist), or other manual therapy certification preferred
Work Hours/Schedule: Full Time (40 Hrs); M-F
Work Location/Setting: Rockwall/Texas Health Back Care
•Uses therapeutic treatment techniques appropriate to patient age and desire for treatment.
•Performs treatment procedures that are within the scope of the professional license.
•Performs/delegates technical procedures appropriately and safely.
•Utilizes a variety of treatment techniques to achieve goals, if necessary.
•Determine patient response to treatment and evaluate progress (reassessment).
•Educates patient and family through instruction, demonstration, or appropriate handouts in treatment plan, safety issues, home programs/self-management and assistive equipment.
•Patient safety maintained throughout treatment
•Communicates with physicians and other healthcare personnel as appropriate regarding patient care issues
•Demonstrates competence in the performance of age appropriate patient treatment and individualizes care based on age specific needs.
Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) includes more than 800 physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality, patient-safe care at more than 240 offices located throughout the DFW Metroplex. THPG members are active in group governance and serve on multiple committees and councils. Ongoing Texas Health initiatives, like the Diversity Action Council and Living the Promise, have helped to create an inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture and workplace, making THPG a great place to work