Neurological Physical Therapist - Buffalo Rehab Group
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Neurological Physical Therapist

Full-Time, Part-Time

About Buffalo Rehab Group

Buffalo Rehab Group is a leading Physical and Occupational Therapy provider dedicated to helping community members regain their independence and quality of life following injury or surgery. We pride ourselves on providing the best results and experience for our patients.

About the Role

As a Neurological Physical Therapist at Buffalo Rehab Group, you play a pivotal role in assisting our community members in their journey towards regaining independence and improving their quality of life, with a specialization in neurological rehabilitation. Crafting individualized treatment plans and working closely with patients, you serve as a pillar of support on their path to achieving their unique goals. Join our team and use your expertise and compassion to make a profound impact, helping transform the lives of those we serve.

Requirements

Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (DPT)

Responsibilities

Ownership
  • Provide physical therapy (PT) services, including evidence-based patient care and patient engagement
  • Establish physical therapy interventions based on patient evaluation and examination, physician’s orders, and patient’s goals for therapy
  • Develop individualized Plans of Care (POC) for each patient; discuss POC and expected outcome of treatment plan with patients
  • Utilize appropriate patient care protocols relating to physical, psychosocial, and developmental needs of patients
  • Perform appropriate physical therapy techniques and procedures, including utilizing active and passive therapeutic exercises, stretching exercises, equipment, hands-on therapy, therapeutic massage, and heat, light, sound, water, and electrical modality treatments
  • Record findings, patient progress, and all procedures performed in EMR, modify POC if needed; educate patients and family members regarding recovery process and in-home programs
  • Provide continuity of patient care through written and verbal communication with other health care professionals; make recommendations for needed patient care equipment prior to patient discharge
  • Engage in problem-solving and decision-making, keeping POC and patient goals in mind
  • Train Physical Therapy Assistants (PTAs) on therapeutic methods, BRG standards of care, and patient and team engagement
  • Supervise work of PTA on team; provide professional guidance as required
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Demonstrate effective time management
Accountability
  • Take full responsibility for actions and results
  • Maintain knowledge of therapeutic exercises, modality applications, basic manual therapy skills, and patient care techniques
  • Meet or exceed standards as outlined in Clinical Policy and take ownership of same
    • PSTR (efficiency)
    • Commitment to Care (engagement)
    • EOP/Clinical Outcomes (quality care)
    • Net Promotor Score (service)
  • Maintain professional licensing as required by the state and Buffalo Rehab Group
Communication
  • Daily check-in with Physical Therapist Assistant partner (as applicable)
  • Weekly ‘Monday Huddle’ with team
  • Weekly 1:1 coach-ups with Office Leader
  • Semi-annual Merit Based Compensation review

Compensation & Benefits

Buffalo Rehab Group believes in rewarding greatness. Your annual gross salary as a full-time Neurological Physical Therapist will fall in the range of $65,000 – $80,000, and that’s just the beginning. We offer an array of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, 401k, flexible PTO, and tuition assistance, because we believe in taking care of those who take care of our community.

As a part-time Neurological Physical Therapist, your wage will fall in the range of $30 – $37 per hour.

Buffalo Rehab Group’s Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We’re not just about providing exceptional care; we’re also committed to diversity and inclusion. Buffalo Rehab Group is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome candidates from all backgrounds to join our family. We’re dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities we serve. Join us in making a difference with Buffalo Rehab Group!