OP Physical Therapist

Job ID 289305
Full Time
11200 Rockville Pike, Ste 504
Rockville, MD 20852-3189

Job Description

Up To $20,000 Sign on Bonus Available

and/or Indefinite Loan Help

NovaCare in Rockville, MD!

Full Time Physical Therapist

Outpatient Physical Therapist 

NovaCare in Rockville Maryland is seeking an additional full time physical therapist for our Montgomery County team. We have experienced clinicians on staff able to offer a new grad PT mentorship, or an experienced physical therapist an opportunity to develop more skills.

We treat a diverse population of teens through geriatrics offering general ortho, sports medicine, running program, dry needling and industrial rehabilitative services. This full time 40 hour work week will include some evenings until 7pm with last patient schedule an hour prior.

We schedule on the hour with 1:1 60 minute evals and 45 minute treat times. Our expectation is ten patients per day with most clinicians averaging 10-12 in an eight (8) hour day. We can look at a nontraditional schedule of long days for short days on Wednesday and Friday.

Full Time Benefits and Incentives:

  • UNMATCHED Continuing Education program
    • 300+ onsite, synchronous and asynchronous CEU accrediting courses. (.75-14 CEUs)
    • COMT, OCS, SCS, CSCS, NCS, Dry Needling, Graston, KTape, Oncology, Pelvic Health and additional certifications PAID
    • Journal Clubs (institutional access to multiple journals)
  • Clinical and Professional Development Tools 
  • Multiple PPO Plans through BC/BS + HSA available
  • Student Debt Benefit Program (Indefinite)
  • Generous Paid Time Off + Holidays + Paid Sick Time

For Details Contact:

Shanel Green

Sr. Regional Recruiter- Outpatient Division

NovaCare Rehabilitation

610-223-5944 Cell

[email protected]

At NovaCare, a division of Select Medical, we deliver quality in all that we do. We treat each other with respect and promote a positive environment where people feel valued. At NovaCare, we encourage dialogue that fosters inclusivity and growth. We are honest and open in our relationships and straightforward in our communications. At NovaCare, we work together to achieve our company objectives. #ACN

Salary starts at $80,000 commensurate with experience


  • Understand appropriate state practice acts and adhere to the laws which govern how physical therapists may practice and whom physical therapists may supervise.
  • Complete and maintain all corporate & clinical services required training and maintain compliance with state/local/federal regulations.
  • Evaluate, treat, and direct treatment for patients for whom physical therapy is medically necessary and document this need clearly.
  • Maintain open and respectful communication with co-workers, physicians, patients, family members, and third-party payors at all times.
  • Attend and/or participate in facility meetings as directed by the center manager.


  • Must be a graduate of an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) accredited school of physical therapy
  • Valid State Physical Therapy License/ Registration REQUIRED to start
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week with occasional late or early shifts to accommodate patients
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification required.

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 reporting, charting, scheduling, daily correspondence and presentations, either manually or through use of electronic equipment.
  • Possess fine motor skills for effective and efficient handling of diagnostic or therapeutic equipment.

Additional Data

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.