Physical Therapist / PT - Little Rock, AR -

Physical Therapist / PT - Little Rock, AR

Physical Therapist / PT - Little Rock, AR
PT - Psyc
Little Rock, AR


At Staff Today Inc (STI) we believe that successful organizations are a product of experienced and talented employees. We have upheld this belief in all our recruiting and management functions, resulting in Staff Today Inc (STI) being one of the largest staffing companies in the United States. The mission of Staff Today Inc is to function as a center and leader of the Staffing industry. Staff Today Inc is a diversified staffing solutions organization, comprised of a cohesive team of innovative people. We are committed to outstanding service for both our clients and employees. Our goal is to provide connections and opportunities for the improvement and preservation of a caring environment across the spectrum of staffing and placement services. We are always dedicated to improving the services we offer, and to develop new services tailored to the needs of our clients, job-seekers, and the markets we serve.

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Physical Therapist / PT - Little Rock, AR

Staff Today Inc. (STI) is currently seeking a Physical Therapist to work at a Psychiatric Facility in Little Rock, Arkansas. This is a registry position with our company Staff Today Inc.

Job Details:
• Shifts are TBD at the time of the interview
• Pay rate is depending on experience (DOE). Please send your desired pay rate.

Job Responsibilities (include but not limited to):
• Determine a baseline health and fitness level for new exerciser
• Determine what exercises are appropriate for an individual based off specific testing
• Act as a fitness consultant and guide to progressing a home exercise program
• Certain pharmaceuticals impact the body’s typical response to exercise. A physical therapist understands these effects and can create a safe program for an individual based on this knowledge
• Perform initial and ongoing physical therapy evaluations according to APTA standards of practice as well as state standards.
• Evaluations including short-term and long-term goals, collaboration demands of other staff members, and required patient and caregiver involvement.
• Implement Plan of Treatment on a consistent schedule and adjust this schedule and plan according to patient progress.
• Document patient progress according to approved medical documentation and facility documentation procedures.
• Evaluate mobility, strength, and current level of patient function, while setting goals to improve in these areas that are scaled to patient abilities and realistically attainable.
• Report patient progress to patient, patient caregivers, facility staff and healthcare professionals involved in ongoing treatment/care of patients.
• Develop a plan for patients following completion of their Plan of Treatment with appropriate in-home care services.
• Assist other facility staff members as needed to provide care and create a clean, orderly, and effective environment for rehabilitation and physical therapy.

• At least one year (12 months) of experience as a Physical Therapist.
• Must have up to date credentials in the state of Arkansas.
• Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (with AED).
• Experience providing physical therapy at a Psychiatric Facility is desirable.
• Experience assisting and directing treatments given by aides, technicians, and assistants.
• Knowledge of responsible use of facility equipment, best practices for equipment use and preventative maintenance procedures.
• Experience with recommending assistive equipment to patients and outpatient or home health follow-up programs.
• Experience with a wide range of patient age groups and injuries.
• Knowledge of Occupational Therapy and an understanding of when these techniques can benefit patients.
• A strong sense of empathy and a compassionate outlook on PT.
• Ability to motivate patients into pushing their limits in a responsible, safe way.

If interested, please apply directly through this job post. You may send a copy of your most recent resume and desired pay rate to If you have any questions, please feel free to call Staff Today Inc. at (800) 928-5561 (Mon-Fri 8:30 AM-5 PM PST).
Little Rock, Arkansas 72209
Physical Therapist
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