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Outpatient Physical Therapist


This is a Contract position in Copper Center, AK posted June 14, 2021.

Full-time Physical Therapist position focusing on strong manual therapy skills working Outpatient and School Settings!Copper Center, Alaska has some of the best fishing and rafting in the country, thanks to fast-running glacial-carved rivers, like the Klutina and Copper.Start Date: July 202180% Outpatient; 20% SchoolsmyPTsolutions, a therapist-owned staffing company, specializing in placing Physical & Occupational Therapists, and Speech-Language Pathologists in permanent jobs across the United States, is working with a client in Copper Center, Alaska, to find an outgoing, licensed physical therapist to fill a permanent opening starting in July. This is a full-time position focusing on strong manual therapy skills. The Physical Therapist will be treating the lower back, post-surgical, knees, rotator cuffs, ankles, and hips. This position will also be working in the school systems starting in the fall. It will be about an 80% outpatient and 20% school split.Responsibilities of the Outpatient Physical Therapist Provide quality outpatient physical therapy services from birth to geriatricEvaluate and assess your patients to establish functional, measurable goals that promote restoration of functional abilities. Realize your own potential to achieve your goals and overall excellence. Advise and consult with the family and/or other caregivers as indicated to promote the client’s level of progress toward mutually agreed upon goals and plan for discharge. Participate in educating the client and the family or other caregivers to promote the client’s progress toward mutually agreed-upon goals. Requirements of the Outpatient Physical Therapist Experienced Manual PT or New Grads AcceptedSome experience in the schools or working with pediatrics preferredValid Alaska state PT License Degree from PT Accredited College Ability to work effectively within a collaborative team settingProvide a quality customer service focus and an enthusiastic attitude Compensation Based on experience – starting at $90,000JN -062021-7815mpts12h