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Type:
Full-time
Location:
Aviano Air Base (Italy), UK US
Role:
PT
Travel:
25%
Degree:
MPT
Setting:
Health & Wellness Facility
Specialty:
Sports
Company:
Laredo Technical Services Inc
Fax:
210-247-534
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Licensed Physical Therapist (Aviano, Italy)

Description

Our firm is looking for a dynamic Physical Therapist to work with elite military personnel in Aviano Air Base, Italy, as a civilian contractor providing evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal conditions.

Responsibilities:

• Provide evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal conditions. Treatment of patients with and without referrals

• Provide musculoskeletal injury care utilizing approved supplemental clinical privileges including ordering of imaging studies, laboratory tests, basic pharmaceuticals, and referrals to specialty providers

• Directly supervises the PT Technician and Physical Therapy Assistant within scope of practice

• Assists in developing and updating criteria-based job descriptions and performance standards

• Advises the managers on administrative matters, supply purchases and equipment

• Advises the managers on matters related to injury prevention, sports medicine and rehabilitation

Required Education/Experience :

• Master’s degree in Physical Therapy

• Valid state physical therapy license with board certification through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) as either an OCS or SCS, or certification through the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) as a certified athletic trainer (ATC)

• Additional credentials such as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or the UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA)

• Current certification in basic Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) to include Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training

• Capable of meeting physical demands of training with SOF including the ability to hike over rough terrain, function in austere environments, and observe SOF training evolutions

• May be required to assist with strength and conditioning testing and training protocols and lift and manipulate loads or weights up to 25 kilograms

• Minimum of three years of demonstrated experience working with elite athletes within the military Special Operations Forces (SOF) community, NCAA Division I, Olympic, or professional sports performing manual therapy, trigger point dry needling, Graston technique soft tissue mobilization and functional tapping

Required Skills/Training :

• Proficient to demonstrate all prescribed exercises and techniques

• Manual therapy, trigger point dry needling, Graston technique soft tissue mobilization and functional tapping

• Fluent oral and written communication skills in English Desired Education, Experience, Skills or Training :

• Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy

• Prior military and/or SOF experience

Standard Company Requirements:

• Applicant must include desired salary in application submission

• Must comply with Safety, Health and Environmental plan, policies and procedures

• Must comply with the Quality Assurance plan, policies and procedures

• Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance

• Responsible for completing all required training

• Perform other assignments and duties, as required

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status or other legally protected status.

physical therapy 2018-01-25T10:56:50-05:00 2018-02-24T00:00:00-05:00 PTJobs.com 1992837 3+ years You must hold a MPT degree SCS-Sports Clinical Specialist OCS-Orthopedic Clinical Specialist

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