Physical Therapist

Vero Beach, FL · Healthcare

  • Salary in the $65-70,000 range

  • Comprehensive Benefit and Retirement Programs, flexible scheduling, etc.

  • This is a direct hire role.

  • Monday-Friday days, flexible, per diem

  • Will travel 5 -25 miles and see 7 to 10 patients.

  • New grads welcome to apply!

  • Live and Work on the Coast of Florida! Swimming, fishing, boating, parasailing, diving, snorkeling, jet skiing, golf, tennis, geocaching trail, hiking, biking, walking and jogging trails, parks, bird watching, etc.

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The ideal candidate will function as a professional member of the patient’s treatment who evaluates, assesses, and delivers services according to a written plan of treatment established by a physician. Provides supervision for all services rendered by Physical Therapy Assistants. Evaluations are performed by peers.
Duties of the Registered Physical Therapist include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide comprehensive assessment, which may include OASIS data elements to evaluate the patient’s level of physical functioning and need for physical therapy services.

  • Discuss evaluation with a physician, seek input from patient/caregiver, establish a plan of care to assist patient meet maximum rehabilitation potential.

  • Carry out prescribed treatments; and /or supervise PTA in carrying out the PT program.

  • Establish/instruct in a home exercise program (HEP); document instructions on visit notes.

  • Observe and report to physician pertinent changes in the patient’s level of functioning. Communicate changes to other team members involved in the patient’s care.

  • Maintain appropriate documentation of all services as per Agency policy.

  • Conduct a professional manner at all times and in all situations.

  • Provide Agency with all required evidence, including a copy of license/registration, to

  • Accept only those assignments for which qualified.

  • Comply with all State, Federal, Local and Agency rules, regulations, policies and procedures.

  • Maintain all patient/Agency information in strictest confidence.

  • Adhere to all policies and procedures including HIPPA.

  • Respect patient rights, cultural beliefs.



Who Will Be a Great Fit?

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited PT program by the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association.

  • Licensed/registered in the State of Florida as a Physical Therapist.

  • Minimum of one-year current experience as a Physical Therapist.

  • Currently licensed in the State of Florida.

  • At least one year of experience under the supervision of a Registered Physical Therapist.


Multiple opportunities and locations with one of the fastest growing home health organizations in South Florida.