Resurgens Orthopaedics

Physical Therapist

Job Location US-GA-Atlanta
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The PT partners with Resurgens’ physicians to provide comprehensive care to our patients.  The PT creates and implements a plan for returning patients to optimal physical health by evaluating patient needs and performing specific physical therapy procedures as they relate to the recovery of musculoskeletal injuries and disorders.




  • Performs PT evaluation and creates treatment plans in accordance with instructions and consent of referring physician;
  • Performs written re-evaluations in preparation for patients return for follow-up Physician appointments, or at a minimum documents progress every six (6) therapy sessions.
  • Provides services that help improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients;
  • Supervises the services of physical therapist assistants (PTA’s) to ensure compliance with the treatment plan;
  • Supervises the technicians or aides to ensure their patient involvement is within their scope of practice;
  • Meets or communicates regularly with a variety of healthcare professionals, including physicians, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and case managers to ensure successful patient treatment outcomes;
  • Documents evaluative findings, treatments administered, the assessment of patient response to treatment and treatment plan, and other relevant information;
  • Provides excellent customer service engaging in the use of clear, comprehensive, and frequent communication with customers;
  • Educates patients in the prevention of injuries, conditioning, and rehabilitation of injuries;
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Prepares report for disability and other forms for physician provider;
  • Inventories and orders medical supplies, as directed by Rehab Manager.





Education and Experience

  • Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate degree from an accredited university physical therapy program;
  • Georgia State License granted by the Georgia Board of Physical Therapy required;
  • Current Basic Life Support (CPR, BLS) certificates required;
  • Specialty certifications are welcome; orthopedics preferred;
  • Two years experience treating patients in an orthopedic setting preferred.


Skills and Abilities

  • Extensive knowledge related to the physical therapy care and treatment of orthopaedic injuries and illnesses
  • Knowledge of how to create and carry out treatment plans as prescribed by referring physicians;
  • Knowledge of documentation of care and other patient information for EMR;
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in all written and verbal communications;
  • Demonstrated skills in developing successful cross- discipline relationships with physicians, OTs, and ATCs.
  • Strong organizational skills with demonstrated attention to detail;
  • Demonstrated conflict management skills;
  • Ability to interact effectively with patients and their families or caregivers;
  • Ability to travel between multiple site locations (if applicable);
  • Valid Georgia driver’s license and driving history meeting Resurgens’ requirements(if applicable);



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