Occupational Therapist CHT - Boston, MA in Boston, MA at ATI Physical Therapy

Date Posted: 8/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/7/2019

Job Description

Occupational Therapist- Certified Hand Therapist


Interested in working with well know Boston Area hand surgeons? We have a great, developed relationship with large, well known practices in the area! Elevate your career today!
 

ATI Physical Therapy is currently seeking qualified physical therapy- CHT candidates to join our dynamic team and be remarkable with us. As an ATI physical therapist you will work in a friendly and encouraging environment offering state of the art equipment to help you provide the highest quality of care. You will be responsible for patient-centered outpatient treatment including the development of an individualized plan of care and treat patients through all phases of physical therapy. We emphasize compassionate and high-quality care through a comprehensive, thorough, and customized physical therapy regimen resulting in remarkable outcomes.

Join the industry leader today and enjoy highly competitive benefits including best-in-class continuing education, performance based incentives, residency/fellowship sponsorship, robust in-house research opportunities, career advancement potential and complete insurance coverage including medical, vision, dental and life.

Job Description:

1. Ensure every patient receives a thorough, comprehensive and customized physical therapy regimen, while receiving a unique experience.

2. Provide a written and hands-on evaluation and immediate treatment of incoming patient conditions to determine appropriate physical treatment programs. Consult with clinic director or referring physicians regarding diagnosis.

3. Ensure fluid treatment progression via ongoing scheduling of patients.

4. Develop and implement physical therapy treatment programs based on each patient's particular needs.

5. Assist patients with all phases of physical therapy treatment and techniques.

6. Discuss treatment with patients and record patient conditions and responses to treatments in patient’s medical record after each visit.

7. Complete daily patient care notes, progress notes, discharge notes and other required forms as requested by treating physicians, rehab nurses or insurance companies.

8. Consult with clinic director or referring physicians regarding patient diagnosis and communicate changes via progress notes.

9. Provide continuous communication with referring physicians, physical therapy assistants and athletic trainers regarding patient therapy and equipment.

10. Operate and apply knowledge of standard physical therapy equipment.

11. Maintain friendly, cordial relations with all clients and employees.

12. Comply with ATI standards of operations and adhere to ATI core values.

Physical Therapists report directly to the Clinic Director.

Required Skills

Masters/Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy from an accredited program. Current PT or OT Licensure or eligibility for PT/OT license required. Certified Hand Therapist, or previous hand therapy experience required in order to achieve certification.

Required Experience

Must have hand therapy experience.