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Princeton Sports & Family Medicine, P.C. Physical Therapist in Lawrenceville, New Jersey

Growing and busy Sports Medicine and Family practice is seeking staff Physical Therapist (DPT) professional to join our patient-oriented team.

Job Title: Physical Therapist (DPT) - Full Time / Exempt:

IDEAL for new DPT grad or someone with 1-3+ years’ experience.

Salary - Commensurate with experience.

Company Benefits - include a PTO (Paid Time Off) Bank, 401(k) retirement plan with a generous 4% company match, and a Continuing Education allowance. (The company does not offer a medical plan at this time).

Please respond with a Covering Letter & Resume and provide an email address and/or phone number where you can be contacted. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THE REQUESTED INFORMATION MAY NOT BE REVIEWED.

Job Summary:

Responsible for evaluating physical therapy needs and implementing comprehensive, medically prescribed physical treatment to assigned patients in a supervised program of rehabilitation. Demonstrates a variety of treatment approaches. Assists the clinical supervisor in organizing unit activities. Assists with the implementation of clinical teaching sessions to staff and students on an ongoing basis.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

• Initial Assessment and Evaluation of Physical Therapy needs for specifically assigned patient populations - Reviews medical chart to ascertain important medical information and clarifies referral/Treatment orders if necessary for unfamiliar diagnosis. Selects appropriate assessment tools and methods in order to accurately determine the patient's status for developing optimal treatment plan. Demonstrates effective clinical decision making and implements changes/adaptations to the Treatment Plan when appropriate. • Implements Treatment Plans and Protocol according to current professional and health system standards. Establishes achievable and appropriate treatment goals with patient and family. Considers a variety of validated treatment approaches and rationales for achievement of patient goals. Selects appropriate technical aids/assistive devices and correctly refers patients to other clinical services to achieve stated program/team treatment goals. Assesses educational needs of patient, families, and implements a variety of methods for patient/family education and training during the rehabilitation process. • Completes all required documentation for patient care and reimbursement. Accurately records all treatment given including completion of the daily treatment record. • Participates in Clinical Education of Fieldwork students and other professional educational endeavors. Teaches and supervises assigned students in the appropriate techniques, skills and procedures. Demonstrates a genuine interest in assisting students in enhancing their knowledge and skill levels. Encourages positive learning experiences for Career Opportunity Students and other Non-Fieldwork students. • Demonstrates the ability to provide expected patient contact as indicated by productivity reports and patient contact analysis. • Demonstrates continued proficiency in skills required to treat assigned patient populations. • Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: • Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy. • New Jersey Physical Therapy License. • Good communication and interpersonal skills. • New grads are welcomed and encouraged to apply. • As part of a pre-employment screening process a clean background check and clean drug screen will be required