Physical Therapy Technician (Phoenix)
Founded in 1982, MBI Industrial Medicine, Inc. is an Arizona based company operating seven (soon to be 8) full service facilities staffed with medical professionals who provide the full spectrum of Occupational Medicine for employers and their employees and is currently looking for a Physical Therapy Technician to join our growing team!
The Physical Therapy Technician will report to the Physical Therapist and will assist in the operations of a physical therapy clinic including:
- Patient care
- Patient care will include assessing vitals, supervising exercises and stretching and modality application (ultrasound, ice, heat, electrical stimulation, traction).
- Functional abilities testing (“lifts”)
- Lift testing will include the objective and unbiased assessment of a person’s ability to safely complete pre-determinedtasks with proper mechanics.
- Administrative responsibilities will include patient and provider scheduling, copying, faxing, typing/computer use, and phone work.
- Confidential medical record management, and office maintenance/cleaning
- Medical record management will include insuring confidentiality under HIPPA law, insurance authorizations, and filing.
- Office maintenance and cleaning will include table surface disinfecting, laundry, exercise and modality equipment care, and supply inventory and stocking.
Skills / Requirements
- Must be able to communicate through written instructions and complete routine written logs and reports.
- Must be able to comprehend and follow verbal instructions, as well as respond to audible stimuli.
- Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with documented disabilities to perform essential functions or comply with communication requirements.
Education and/or Experience Requirements:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Advanced education or trade school certificate (PT Tech, PTA, ATC, personal trainer) OR more than 3 months experience in related fieldwork including anatomy, medical terminology, exercise
- Current CPR documentation
Occupational Rehabilitation & Physical Therapy is a “Zero Tolerance” organization. A pre-employment, reasonable suspicion or random drug screen may be required. Due to the physical demands of the position, a pre-employment medical physical may also be provided.