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Go Sports Physical Therapy is looking for a Physical Therapist!

Physical Therapist—Orthopedic Private Practice—GO Sports Therapy, Coppell, TX

GO Sports Therapy is seeking a full-time physical therapist with an interest in orthopedic and/or sports-related injuries to join our staff immediately.

GO Sports Therapy was founded in 2000 and exists to provide compassionate and personal physical therapy care to the community it serves.  It is not a volume-driven practice, but rather one that strives to serve the needs of each individual patient.  Voted best PT in Coppell multiple years in a row, we have built a team of highly committed clinicians who are devoted to clinical excellence through evidence-based practice and on-going professional development. 

Are you…

  • Looking for a career with extremely competitive benefits packages and incentive opportunities?
  • A motivated, results-driven individual, determined to provide the highest quality of physical therapy for your patients?
  • Interested in expanding on your education and adding new treatment techniques to your CV?
  • Seeking opportunities for clinical and professional growth with like-minded professionals?
  • Looking for an awesome career located in the affordable, growing Dallas-Ft Worth metroplex area …

If so, we welcome your interest in joining a meaningful and growing organization that is changing the world one patient at a time. Be a part of one of the most passionate and motivated teams in the physical therapy profession!

Position Overview

We seek a Licensed Physical Therapist to provide full time patient care, specifically a dedicated and personable individual with a strong work ethic. The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:  direct patient care, workflow management, quality customer service and a commitment to continuous performance improvements and career development. 

Daily tasks require a high level of detailed patient care as well as consistent organization and an ability to multi-task. This position also requires an excellent standard of professionalism and an ability to effectively communicate with a wide variety of internal and external contacts, including patients, referral sources, employees, case managers and rehab peers. While we demand high levels of patient care and professionalism, it is a relaxed and comfortable environment.  Dress is business casual. 

Duties & Responsibilities

Manages the comprehensive care of THE PATIENT:

Evaluates Patients

Evaluates patients as appropriate for their age and diagnosis to determine current levels of functioning (range of motion, strength, balance, coordination, sensation, mobility, endurance, posture and other musculoskeletal and neurological assessments).  Evaluations are thorough and complete and follow sound, methodical concepts utilizing current evidence.  Evaluation findings and progress notes are documented accurately and thoroughly.  Re-evaluations are performed and documented at appropriate intervals.

Implements Plan of Care

Develops and carries out physical therapy treatment to meet the individual rehabilitation objectives which may include: neuromuscular facilitation, electrical stimulation, modalities, mobilization, traction, strength/endurance training, functional mobility skills, patient/family education.

Assesses Patient's Needs

• Assess the need for and the patient's ability to use adaptive equipment including ambulatory assistive devices, TENS units, orthotics/inserts, braces, bandages, compression garments, etc.
• Orders the appropriate equipment, issues it to patients and trains them in proper use of the devices.

Provides Patient Education

Provides patient and family education relating to each patient's functional strengths and weaknesses in areas of mobility at the time of the initial evaluation.  Provides written home programs in a timely manner, with modifications as necessary.

Documents Timely and Accurately

  • Documents in electronic medical record in the format identified by GO Sports Therapy standards.
  • Completes clinical and billing documentation timely and accurately.

THE PRACTICE

Support's the Company's Vision

Supports the company's commitment to compassionate and patient-centered care.

Patient Interaction

Is friendly, courteous, professional, and non-judgmental toward patients, treating all patients with dignity and respect.

Peer Interaction

Creates an atmosphere that fosters humility and cooperation among colleagues that reflects respect, open communication, and a willingness to learn from each other.

THE PROFESSION

Committed to Life-Long Learning

Committed to life-long learning and implementation of current evidence.
Attends 2 North Texas District meetings and 1 Sports Medicine Journal Club annually.
Provides clinical training and supervision for PT students.

Projects Professionalism

Projects a professional image.
Adheres to professional code of ethics and state practice act.
Maintains confidentiality of patient and personnel issues.
Communicates well with patients, doctors, and co-workers.

Policies & Procedures

Complies with company rules, policies and procedures.
Demonstrates regular and prompt attendance.
Provides proper notification and advance notice for absence or tardiness.
Maintains work area in a manner conducive to efficiency and safety.

Team Player

Willing to adjust personal schedule to complete workload.
Dependable, trustworthy.  Can be relied upon to do the agreed-upon task.
Meets productivity and utilization expectations.
Implements efficiency techniques to manage productivity and patient caseload.
Performs duties in an independent manner and willingly helps others.
Participates in team meetings and in-services.

THFESSION

Mandatory Qualifications

DPT degree from accredited university-level program.

Will consider new grads, but prefers 2-4 years of previous outpatient experience

Licensed in Texas

Preferred Qualifications

Certification in dry needling, Astym, and Postural Restoration Institute techniques

Strong verbal communication skills

Adept at using Word, Outlook, Electronic Medical Record

Detail-oriented, results-oriented

Flexibility and a proven ability to multitask effectively

Proactive and tenacious troubleshooting skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Willingness and ability to take initiative

Strong work ethic

Dependable

Compensation

GO Sports Therapy offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits, including health insurance (BCBS PPO), AFLAC Supplemental Insurance, 7 paid Holidays annually, Paid Time Off, and a SIMPLE IRA employer match.  Additionally, continuing education reimbursement for Orthopedic Residency, Astym certification, dry needling certification, and PRI primary courses available (ask about details).

Application Procedure

Please send a cover letter and resume by email with “Physical Therapist” in the subject line to amy@gosportstherapy.com.