Physical Therapist - Stamford

Recruiter
Professional Physical Therapy
Location
Stamford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 02, 2016
Closes
Oct 24, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

We are seeking Licensed Physical Therapists to work in one of our clinical facilities.The Physical Therapist provides services that help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease.Physical Therapists (PTs) work with patients who have impairments, limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical function and health status resulting from injury, disease or other causes. Their role includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis and interventions toward achieving the highest functional outcomes for each patient or client.The Physical Therapist provides services that help restore function, improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease.They test and measure the patients' strength, range of motion, balance and coordination, posture, muscle performance, respiration, and motor function.The Physical Therapist provides an assessment of evaluation, develops short and long term treatment plans, and measures patient progress.We are currently seeking new graduate PT's as well as experienced PT's. What can Professional do for you?We are the largest PT provider in the Tri-State areaWe will provide outstanding growth potential and unsurpassed educational opportunitiesWe offer mentorship/shadowing opportunitiesProfessional has an in-house continuing education program including lectures by physicians and industry leadersWe offer a competitive salary Desired Skills and ExperienceCompassion: People come to you in pain, and will have concerns and doubts about their recovery. Physical therapists are people that want to help those in pain.Attention to Detail: Physical therapists need to observe a patient's issues, and analyze what is needed to help them ease their pain, without putting them at risk of further injury.Dexterity: You will use your hands to move a patient's body and provide therapeutic exercise.Interpersonal Skills: You will be working one-on-one with patients every day. You will need to like working with people in close situations, be a good communicator and listener. You will need to talk with patients and their families and be able and willing to deliver both good and bad news in the most compassionate way possible.Stamina: Physical therapists may have to lift clients, and spend much of their time on their feet. You will need strength and stamina to do the job. Comprehensive BenefitsProfessional is committed to providing the same high-quality care for our employees as we do for our patients. We offer the following benefit options to eligible full-time employees:Medical CoverageDental CoverageVision PlanLife InsuranceVoluntary Group Coverage - Accident Insurance, Serious Illness, and Individual Short-Term Disability Coverage401(k)College Savings Programs (529 Plan)Continuing Education Stipend for clinical staffAllowance for ApparelVacation, Sick and Personal Days

Company Description:

Professional Physical Therapy is one of the most rapidly growing companies in the healthcare services industry. With over 95 locations, we are the largest PT provider in the Northeast! With a full management team comprised of highly-experienced healthcare executives, we have the resources to experience continued rapid growth in the Northeast and beyond in the near future. Please check our website out at