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Out-Patient Physical Therapist

Job Title: Staff Physical Therapist

Qualifications

  • Valid Maryland Physical Therapy License to practice or necessary qualifications to obtain said license (for out-of-State applicants)

  • 1-year work history as a physical therapist

  • Independent

  • Organized

  • Self-Motivated

  • Friendly

Responsibilities

As part of our multi-disciplinary (PT/OT) team, the Candidate will be required to evaluate and treat patients using clinially-accepted principles, as follows:

8:30am-12:30pm Monday-Friday (Saturday optional)

Outpatient Therapy CCACC Medical Adult Day Care Center. located at 9366 Gaither Road, Suite 156A, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

1:30pm-5:00pm Monday-Friday (Saturdays optional)

Home Health Therapy (outpatient at home), located within a 10-mile radius of the above address

Patient Population and Demographics

  • 70% ambulatory geriatric

  • 25% developmentally disabled

  • 5% traumatic injury, respite, other

Commonly Treated

  • Osteo- and Rheumatoid arthritis, falls, neurodegenerative conditions, stroke, contracture, and cardiovascular conditions

Example Workflow

Medical Adult Day Centers are facilities where seniors and the disabled receive day-time nursing care. CCACC is a leader in providing combined social and medical services at their adult day care center, brining innovative treatments and scheduling options for patients and clinicians alike.

Clinicians will receive written orders from physicians, indicating the discipline and services/modalities to be provided to the patient. The clinician will schedule the evaluation at a time appropriate for both clinician and patient, during which the clinician will work to obtain the consent form, perform necessary assessment, and schedule (as much as possible) the patient's follow-up treatments.

Productivity

Typically there are 4 hours in the morning during which actual treatment can happen. During this time, the Candidate is required to "engage" (evaluate, re-evaluate, discharge, and treat) at least 7 patients per day, for a total of 35 patients per week.

Typically, there are 4 hours in the afternoons during which home health treatments can happen. During this time, the Candidate is required to "engage" at least one patient per hour, for a total of 20 home patients per week.

A total of 55 patients would then equal 100% productivity, with 85% of productivity accepted without issue. Each patient must receive comprehensive care and documentation of said care, during working hours. Notes are to completed at the end of every business day.

Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm EST

Breaks include one 60-minute break, two 15-minute breaks every 8 hour period and are scheduled at the Candidate's convenience.

Start Date: immediately

Software/Hardware: The Employer will provide a computer at the center for electronic documentation of patient encounters. Candidate must be proficient with Microsoft Windows and Office.

Orientation/Training: 8 hours (by Skype or in-person)

Salary

Base salary between $78,000-$84,500/year

Benefits

  • Continuing Education: $1500/year

  • Health Care: company health insurance plan

  • 401K: plan offer

  • Worker's compensation, general liability, professional liability

  • Gym membership subsidy

To apply, please contact kate.lu@ccacc-dc.org.