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Licensed Physical Therapist (ECI)

Department: 4010 - Early Childhood Intervention (ECI)
Location: San Antonio, TX
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

PURPOSE 

The Licensed Physical Therapist will provide direct physical therapy services, case management, and complete associated documentation.

TASKS

  1. Conduct and interpret assessments and/or evaluations in area of profession 
  2. Facilitate entry into services for eligible children from birth up through thirty-six (36) months of age, and their families
  3. Development of Individualized Family Services Plans (IFSP) in a Routines Based Family Centered process 
  4. Ensure resources and supports are available and provided to children and families during their daily routines in the natural environment 
  5. Provide Case-management/targeted case management (TCM) to families of eligible children and those involved with the children in their natural environments, as necessary, to reach IFSP outcomes, strategies and criteria 
  6. Participate as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team 
  7. Abide by license, registration, or certification requirements and by the established rules of supervision and conduct for profession 
  8. Provide consultation and support to families and other team members in providing services to children 
  9. Meeting all DARS-ECI required indicators: Timely Services (28 days);45-day Timeline; Transition Elements (Planning,Notification,Conference);Median Delivered Hours per Child per month; Delivery of Planned Percentages per Month; Timely Documentation 
  10. Other duties as assigned

 MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS 

  1. Master's Degree in Physical Therapy, Registered by the Texas State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners licensed by the State of Texas, and six (6) months to two (2) years of experience in the practice of Physical Therapy with at least six (6) months to one (1) year in the pediatric population of ECI 
  2. Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy, Registered by the Texas State Board of Physical Therapy and licensed by the State of Texas, and two (2) to three (3) years of work experience in the practice of Physical Therapy with at least six (6) months to one (1) year in the pediatric population of ECI 
  3. Must maintain required credentials and mandatory training requirements to ensure compliance with all State regulations and CHCS policies
  4. Obtain and renew standard 1st Aid,CPR, Clinical Records, and Universal Precautions Trainings as required by the Center and ECI State Program 
  5. Knowledge of Child growth/development, Developmental Delays, and Basic principles of Early Intervention Services to include ECI Standards 
  6. Knowledge of computer software, to include Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and system databases 
  7. Ability to communicate and work effectively with team members, family members, and community resources agencies using appropriate intervention skills as situations warrant. 
  8. Display a willingness, flexibility and commitment in order to ensure service provision in a natural environment, and to accommodate after hours appointments to consumers as needed
  9. Must maintain a valid driverís license and automobile insurance coverage, be able to travel as needed, and be able to meet on a consistent basis the driving record requirements of the Companyís auto insurance carrier if you drive your vehicle during company business 
  10. Must be able to meet the physical requirements to complete SAMA and CPR training including lifting up to 12 lbs. and supporting up to 55 lbs.; bending, stooping and getting on and off the floor without assistance.
  11.  Must have adequate mobility that requires frequent walking, standing, bending, stooping, kneeling, reaching (vertical and horizontal), using fingers, hands, feet, legs and torso in various care. The employee must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds and occasionally must lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee must be able to occasionally transfer a consumer.

 PREFERRED 

  1. May supervise a PT Assistant
  2. Bilingual (English / Spanish)

Physical Requirements/Demands = 1

1 = Primarily Direct Patient Care
2 = Primarily Office Work
3 = Primarily Physical Work

 

Compensation Package 

Recruiting and retaining talented individuals is important to us. At the Center for Health Care Services, we are committed to providing our employees with a total compensation package that includes competitive pay, affordable health and wellness benefits, generous paid time off, flexible work schedules, professional development opportunities and generous retirement savings options. 

We have wide range of career opportunities and hope you will join us in our mission! 

Apply online today at: www.chcsbc.org