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Occupational Therapist

Location: Garfield, Wallington, Lyndhurst, Woodland Park
Date Posted: Oct 31, 2023

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TheraPhysical is a thriving outpatient physical therapy practice located in Northern NJ.

Active for over nine years, we are owned and operated by a licensed physical therapist. We believe in and offer a high quality of care with a focus on patient wellness. We foster a supportive and collegial environment to offer exceptional care to our patients.Enthusiasm and a continued learning are important qualities we are looking for!We see a variety of patients with post-operative and sports related injuries, vestibular disorders, women's health, pelvic floor disfunction, hand conditions. Currently, we have operations in Lyndhurst, Garfield and Wallington, and Woodland Park, NJ: all easily accessible from major highways or public transportation. Both new grads and experienced professionals are encouraged to apply.

 

Salary, Benefits and Culture:

  • Salary

  • Health Benefits, vision and Dental: BCBS fully covered by employer.

  • Continuing Education Stipend: $1,000-2,000 with option to specialize.

  • 401K: Yes at 3% match.

  • NEW GRADS ARE WELCOME _ Mentorship with OT/PT

  • Monday- Friday: No weekend.

Responsibilities for Occupation Therapist:

  • Perform initial and ongoing physical therapy evaluations according to OT standards of practice as well as state standards.

  • Develop Plan of Treatment for each patient based on initial and ongoing evaluations including short and long term goals, collaboration demands of other staff members, and required patient and caregiver involvement.

  • Implement Plan of Treatment on a consistent schedule and adjust this schedule and plan according to patient progress.

  • Document patient progress according to approved medical documentation and facility documentation procedures.

  • Evaluate mobility, strength and current level of patient function, while setting goals to improve in these areas that are scaled to patient abilities and realistically attainable.

  • Report patient progress to patient, patient caregivers and loved ones, facility staff and healthcare professionals involved in ongoing treatment and care of patients.

  • Develop a plan for patients following completion of their Plan of Treatment with appropriate in-home care services.

  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, and more.

  • Assist other facility staff members as needed to provide care and create a clean, orderly and effective environment for rehabilitation and physical therapy.

  • OT treatment includes, therapeutic modalities, therapeutic exercise, pelvic floor treatment, manual therapy.
    Treat a variety of hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder injuries and post-op
    Perform initial evaluations, establish recovery goals, and develop plans of care based on findings
    Document all evaluations and treatments
    Educate patients and appropriate parties on evaluations and treatment plans
    Maintain effective communication with patients, SportsMed providers, and other team members.

 

Requirements: NJ Occupational Therapy License

WE PROVIDE:

- Competitive pay based on experience

- Medical Coverage

- 401k with a match 

- Vacation time, sick days, and paid holidays

- Excellent growth and professional development opportunities

- Salary Range

Physical Therapist

LYNDHURST NJ

Physical Therapist

GARFIELD NJ

Physical Therapist

WALLINGTON NJ

Physical Therapist

WOODLAND PARK NJ

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