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Lead Therapist | Medical Group

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Macon, GA, United States
Job ID: 64266
Job Family: Rehabilitative Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 32131074837656-Rehabiliation Services - Inpatient Pediatric

Overview

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings and Spending Account options) 
  • 403b Retirement Savings Plan with employer-matching contributions 
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Benefit (EIB) 
  • Tuition Assistance Plans  
  • Employee discounts/perks 
  • Employee Fitness and Wellness Center 

What you can expect:  

  • Performs appropriate patient assessments resulting in an effective treatment plan.
  • Reassesses patients at appropriate intervals of time demonstrating the ability to observe treatment effect and modify the plan of care as indicated.
  • Involves the patient and /or family in the assessment process and the formation of the care plan.
  • Provides care in accordance with physician’s orders.
  • Demonstrates appropriate case management to ensure quality of care and best patient outcome.
  • Communicates appropriately to physicians, nurses, case managers, and other members of the health care team to ensure care is collaborative and appropriate.
  • Assesses and documents patient outcomes criteria at the initial and discharge evaluations.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of therapy modalities / treatments and performs correctly.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and competency in using equipment pertinent to providing therapy services.
  • Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning. Includes the family in teaching as appropriate.
  • Assists in training personnel including providing in-services and continuing education opportunities.
  • Directs educational activities for staff and provides clinical education for students in therapy as needed.
  • Ensures inventory, supplies levels are adequate and maintains minor equipment in working condition.

What you will need: 

  • Bachelors, masters, or doctoral degree in therapy related field (PT, OT, ST)
  • Minimum two years of therapy experience required; one year of supervision of technical staff preferred