Physical Therapist Opening
Email a Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 Professional References to Josh Whittaker
at joshwhittaker@thefamilyphysiciansiola.com

Physical Therapist

JOB TITLE:                            Physical Therapist
START DATE:                        Fall 2017

Introduction
At the Family Physicians of Iola, KS, we are dedicated to providing the finest possible healthcare for all members of your family.  We offer a broad spectrum of services--from pediatric, obstetric, and gynecologic care to adult and geriatric medicine. We are now adding Physical Therapy!

Responsibilities Include but are Not Limited to:

  • Provides skilled physical therapy treatment plans in accordance with physician orders and by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results of patients.

  • Act as the patient’s partner throughout the trip of restoring motion and ensuring that the client will function at their personal best

  • Maximize the quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, diagnosis, treatment or intervention, and rehabilitation.

  • Reducing the need for medications and providing alternatives to surgery

  • Motivate patients during treatment in order to help them function optimally

  • Assures continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending follow-up programs.

Required Qualifications/Experience:

  • BS, MS, or DPT in Physical Therapy from an accredited program

  • Valid license to practice physical therapy in KS

  • Prefer 2 years of experience, New Grads considered

  • Intensive education and clinical expertise/ Current knowledge of treatment practices

  • Ability to manage patients with different types of personalities

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Work Details:

  • Full-Time (40 hours/week)

  • Full-time Benefits

Location Details
Located in Allen County, Kansas at the junction of US 54 Hwy. and US 169 Hwy., Iola features that small town charm and friendliness that feels more like a family than a community. In fact, Iola features one of the biggest town squares west of the Mississippi where most town events are held, helping the family feeling. Deep traditions and community are the hallmark of Iola, which is why we’re confident it is the perfect fit for your family too.

Email Josh with any questions or concerns you may have!

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