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Physical Therapist at Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates, PC

Posted in Health Care 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Chevy Chase, Maryland

Job Description:

Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates, P.C., (ARA), a large, dynamic and growing medical practice with six offices in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area, is seeking an energetic and friendly outpatient physical therapist to join our Chevy Chase office.  Our Physical Therapy department provides special expertise in the treatment of rheumatic and neurological disorders, along with orthopedic conditions and syndromes.

Our ideal candidate is patient focused, detail oriented and has a professional demeanor.

Primary duties will include:

  • Plan, evaluate and modify patient’s treatment programs in coordination with the physician

  • Administer treatment program per physician instructions; clarify physician treatment instructions as needed; confer with physicians and medical staff on patient care issues

  • Complete patients’ evaluation, re-evaluations, progress notes, daily notes and discharge summaries in a timely and compliant manner, following guidelines established by ARA / ARTS

  • Bill patients/insurance companies according to established procedures, and rectifies billing issues with Business Office staff

  • Educate patients and family in proper care and use of home instructions and exercise programs

  • Attend required meetings and in-services

  • Supervise the PT aides as needed

  • Other duties and tasks as assigned by the Director/Assistant Director of Rehabilitation

  • Perform periodic internal documentation audits

Education & Experience:

  • MD State Licensed Physical Therapist is a must

As a valuable member of our team, you will be eligible for a generous compensation package that includes competitive pay, paid leave, medical and dental coverage, life and disability coverage, 401(k), tuition assistance and more!

We invite you to apply for the Physical Therapist position!

ARA has been treating patients living with musculoskeletal and inflammatory disorders for over 40 years.  With offices in Wheaton, Rockville, Chevy Chase, Olney, Frederick, and Washington, DC, we pride ourselves on providing excellent medical care and friendly, convenient service.

A progressive healthcare team dedicated to excellence in patient care and service