Physical Therapist - Fort Myers FL

Fort Myers, FL 20 days ago

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Category Therapy - Skilled - PT
Job Type Contract

**Job Title:** Physical Therapist  
**Location:** Fort Myers, FL  

**Job Description:**  
We are seeking a dedicated Physical Therapist to join our team in Fort Myers, FL. The ideal candidate will have experience and comfort working with patients ranging from ages 0 to 3. This position offers a varied shift schedule based on patient needs, encompassing hours between 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday, totaling 32 to 40 hours per week. The successful applicant must hold an active Florida Physical Therapy License at the time of application submission and possess Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Experience with Epic Electronic Medical Records (EMR) is preferred.  

**Key Responsibilities:**  
- Assess patients' physical abilities and develop individualized treatment plans.
- Implement therapeutic exercises and techniques to promote mobility, alleviate pain, and improve function.
- Monitor patients' progress and adjust treatment plans as necessary.
- Educate patients and caregivers on home exercise programs and techniques.
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records using Epic EMR.
- Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive care.
- Stay current with advancements and best practices in physical therapy.  

**Qualifications:**  
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited program.
- Active Florida Physical Therapy License.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
- Previous experience working with pediatric patients, particularly ages 0 to 3, preferred.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
- Familiarity with Epic EMR is advantageous.  

**Application Instructions:**  
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Kimberley Harris at [email protected]. For inquiries, you can also reach out to Kimberley Harris at 470-386-9046.  

*Note: Only candidates who meet the specified qualifications will be considered for this position. Thank you for your interest.*

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement