Are you ready to move to the Sunshine State? This position is based in Tavares, FL, just north of Orlando and offers you the opportunity to work with a team of professionals dedicated to Whole Person Care. Sign on bonus is available as well as full support for continuing education and advancement of the physical therapy profession! Description
Physical Therapist - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab
Join our team of over 40 Outpatient Clinics across Central Florida as we continue to grow! You will be part of a winning team of experts dedicated to whole-person care to help our patients heal, strengthen and renew. We have career opportunities in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Polk, Volusia, Flagler and Lake Counties for dedicated Physical Therapists willing to carry on AdventHealthâ™s mission in the communities we serve.
UP TO $5K SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE!!*
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab
Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Focus on clinical quality and dedication to promoting the profession of Physical Therapy
Be part of a Team of Winning Care that supports Orlando Magic, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Daytona International Speedway, Walt Disney World, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Citrus Sports, Orlando Solar Bears, Lakeland Magic, runDisney and Track Shack
Work Hours/Shift: Monday - Thursday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm, Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospitalâ™s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organizationâ™s Performance Excellence Program.
Engages in promoting evidence based standards of care and lifelong learning through autonomous and collaborative participation in research, journal club/reviews, teaching/mentoring/CI, and/or clinical practice education within a peer group.
Performs evaluations and re-evaluations according to standards and recommended techniques. Establishes, implements and adapts an individualized treatment plan of care (including appropriate goal setting, treatment activities and frequency). Discharges patients when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to standards of practice and payer guidelines.
Documents accurately, completely, timely, and legibly. Uses measurable and objective terminology according to standards of practice, follows insurance and department/hospital guidelines.
Charges patient accurately, completely, timely, and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code format, price file, follows insurance and department/hospital guidelines.
Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy plus five or more years of work experience in physical therapy, OR Masterâ™s or Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy
Licensed in the State of Florida as a Physical Therapist, or Temporary State of Florida permit as Physical Therapist*
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
Previous experience or clinical rotations in an outpatient setting treating Ortho patients preferred
The Physical Therapist provides direct and indirect services to specific age groups in the outpatient rehabilitation settings. Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Department. Accepts the responsibility to practice autonomously and collaboratively in all practice environments to provide best practice to the patient/client. Autonomous practice is characterized by independent, self-determined, professional judgment and action. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies. May supervise Physical Therapist Assistants, technical aides, volunteers, and interns. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.