Exercise Physiologist- West Hartford, CT (Injury Prevention- Work Strategies Coordinator) West Hartford, CT (and western MA)

ID154476
Full Time Regular
29 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107
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Job Description

Select Physical Therapy in WEST HARTFORD, CT is seeking a FULL time Exercise Physiologist, Kinesiologist or related degree for an Injury Prevention Specialist across CT and MA.

Injury Prevention Specialist- WORK STRATEGIES Manager Onsite Services - CT and MA

 

Select Physical Therapy in Connecticut and Massachusetts is seeking a FULL time leadership position within our Work Strategies Division. Our Work Strategies division focuses on injury prevention and education on-site with various companies across multiple industries in both Connecticut and Massachusetts. The majority of your focus will be on growth of our people, our relationships, and our programs (50%) with the remaining hours providing service delivery. This is a full time position, guaranteed hours with the country's largest provider of outpatient rehabilitation.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversight of current on-site contracted services
  • Oversight and growth of relationships with clients
  • Staff development- training, mentoring, management and selection
  • Administration- reporting ROI, review of services, scheduling
  • Site visits- developing new services, staff supervision, relationship building
  • On-site service delivery for industrial clients  (50%)
  • Other duties as assigned.

Communication:

  • Regularly scheduled meetings/calls with Regional Manager of Work Strategies and Regional Coordinator of Sports Medicine  
  • Weekly schedule and activity report
  • Monthly reporting to Vice President(s) of operations
  • Involvement with our Sport Medicine Leadership team monthly

 

Experience:

The ideal candidate will have a professional degree in a related area and one year of experience working in the industrial environment as well as managing a team. 

  • Preferred Degree in Athletic Training, Consideration in Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, or related field.
  • CPR & First Aid
  • Understanding/background in ergonomics such as CEAS.
  • Excellent communication, organization, and leadership skills

Apply TODAY!

Shanel Green

NovaCare Rehabilitation and Select Physical Therapy

Sr. Regional Recruiter- Outpatient Division

[email protected]

610-223-5944 Cell

 

Select Physical Therapy is part of Select Medical's Outpatient Division. We are a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with almost 1800 locations in 37 states, including the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Physio, Kessler Rehabilitation Center, KORT, Saco Bay Physical Therapy, Concentra, SSM Physical Therapy and Keystone Physical Therapy. Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our integrated local market network allows us to effectively partner with physicians, employers, payors and case managers to achieve optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training services to professional sports teams, colleges, universities and high schools.

Responsibilities

  • Instruct patients/clients in the proper principles of exercise, utilizing a variety of media and equipment.
  • Demonstrate and maintain the alertness and the physical abilities to act in emergency situations.
  • Effective communication skills for accurate, concise, and organized oral and written skills for report writing and presentation of information to patients and staff.
  • Good problem solving skills to identify and prioritize issues in responsive manner.
  • Implement and execute action plan on timely basis and ensure appropriate results as defined by clinicians.
  • Active listening, reading and comprehension skills for analyzing reports, charts and correspondence.
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member. Ability to remain flexible with unexpected situations and in a changing work environment.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Exercise Physiology REQUIRED
  • Minimum one year experience in direct patient care

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift patients using appropriate biomechanical techniques frequently throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be capable of easily lifting fifty (50) pounds dead weight alone.
  • Ability to walk, bend, stand and reach constantly during a work day/shift.
  • Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to evaluate, diagnose and monitor patient needs and to maintain accurate records, recognize people and provide directions.
  • Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give directions.
  • Ability to push wheeled equipment through the facility and in the community.
  • Possess fine motor skills for legible and accurate writing of reports, charting, scheduling, daily correspondence and presentations, either manually or through use of dictation equipment.
  • Possess fine motor skills for effective and efficient handling of diagnostic or therapeutic equipment.

Additional Data

Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division is a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with almost 1800 locations in 37 states, plus the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Physio, Kessler Rehabilitation Center, KORT, Saco Bay Physical Therapy, Concentra and Keystone Physical Therapy. Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our integrated local market network allows us to effectively partner with physicians, employers, payers and case managers to achieve optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training services to professional sports teams, colleges, universities and high schools.

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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