Newark, NJ | 85-90k annually| Start Date: asap| M-F dayshift | permanent hire
Company benefits: Health and dental insurance, continuing education opportunities, 2 weeks PTO, paid holidays and much more!
Interested? Text Gina @: 917-781-4688
TACT STAFF is seeking a skilled Physical Therapist to join our team! As a physical therapist, you’ll be a vital member of a healthcare team, all working together to help patients with both acute and chronic conditions. This role is working in an outpatient setting.
· Perform comprehensive physical assessments to identify impairments, limitations, and functional abilities.
· Analyze assessment data to develop accurate diagnoses and individualized treatment plans.
· Treatment Planning and Implementation:
· Design and implement evidence-based, goal-oriented treatment plans tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient.
· Utilize a variety of therapeutic techniques, exercises, and modalities to promote optimal recovery and function.
· Educate patients and their families on home exercise programs and self-management strategies.
· Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records, documenting treatment plans, progress notes, and discharge summaries in compliance with regulatory standards.
· Provide regular reports to the healthcare team on patient progress, setbacks, and adjustments to treatment plans.
· Communicate effectively with patients and their families, explaining treatment plans, goals, and expectations in a clear and empathetic manner.
· Stay current with advances in physical therapy practices and techniques through ongoing education and training.
· Actively participate in team meetings, case conferences, and professional development activities to enhance clinical skills and knowledge.
· Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from an accredited program.
· New Jersey State licensure as a Physical Therapist.
· CPR certification.
· Strong clinical reasoning and problem-solving skills.
· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Apply today to learn more about what TACT can offer you!