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Physical Therapist

Company: First Choice Staffing, LLC
Location: New Haven
Posted on: November 14, 2023

Job Description:

Set up : Home Healthcare Sign on Bonus : $ 3000 Qualifications --Physical therapists are graduates of CAPTE accredited physical therapy degree programs. --Physical therapist will hold Connecticut state licensure and will maintain CEU requirements required for updated CT licensure. --A physical therapist must be aware of many legislative and regulatory provisions related to IDEA and have a strong background in early childhood development. --A therapist must have a valid driver's license and the willingness to drive to diverse areas and neighborhoods in order to service, but never transport, families. --be able to pass health screening, PPD for tuberculosis, and background checks; and have annual PPD --A minimum of two years of experience in the treatment of babies and children with developmental disabilities, including neurological, orthopedic, and social-emotional, is preferred. Job Summary --The physical therapist working in early intervention will provide physical therapy services in a professional manner in accordance with approved methods and standards of practice, adhering to the guidelines of the American Physical Therapy Association. This includes: --Physical therapy is one of the early intervention services under Part C of IDEA --Physical therapy may be the only early intervention service a child needs, or it may be part of a coordinated, multidisciplinary program. --Physical therapy is provided as part of the child's Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP), through a family-centered care philosophy. --Physical therapy can support families in promoting their children's development, learning, and participation in family and community life. --Physical therapists use their knowledge and skills specifically related to motor planning and development, self-care function, assistive technology, and medical/health care science to provide a unique contribution to the IFSP team. Physical therapists provide service by collaborating with the team, exchanging information with the family, and integrating interventions into everyday routines, activities, and locations. Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: 1 - 3 years Salary: $75,000 - $100,000 Annual Bonus/Commission: Yes

Keywords: First Choice Staffing, LLC, New Haven , Physical Therapist, Healthcare , New Haven, Connecticut

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