Mar 06, 2020

Physical Therapist Naval Station Great Lakes, Great Lakes IL

  • Lukos
Contractor Defense Government Health Care Other

Job Description

Physical Therapist   WORK LOCATION: Naval Station Great Lakes, Great Lakes IL   Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal conditions. Provide musculoskeletal injury care, utilizing approved supplemental clinical privileges including the ordering of imaging studies, laboratory tests, basic pharmaceuticals, and referrals to specialty providers.
  • Participate in periodic meetings to review the care provided to candidates and asses their progress. Identify opportunities for improved care
  • Inform the Course Manager in matters related to injury prevention and rehabilitation and make recommendations.
  • Work cooperatively with Physical Therapy DIVO and medical staff at NSWCEN for appropriate patient care turnover and coordination.
  • Work with the Active Duty IDC for administrative matters, purchasing of supplies and equipment, and supplemental fiscal requests.
  • Conduct equipment, product, and literature reviews to ensure the provider stays current with the provision of care.
  • Ensure proper return to training environment to minimize injuries.
  • Provide input for the development and utilization of relevant databases.
  • Conduct peer record reviews for the athletic trainer as directed
  • Ensure safe and effective operation of equipment used for patient care and contribute to a safe working environment.
  • Attend annual required training in accordance with guiding instructions at necessary conferences or courses to complete continuing education units required to maintain certification.
  • Document care in the Military’s Electronic Health Record, AHLTA.
  • may be required to receive and maintain clinical practice privileges.
  • shall evaluate and treat patients with or without referrals. This shall include the referral of patients to other staff members who fall within their scope of care.

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Experience/Education
    • shall possess a doctoral degree in physical therapy
    • shall possess certification through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) as either an OCS or SCS, or certification through the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) as a certified athletic trainer (ATC)
    • shall have no less than 3 years of experience as a Physical Therapist, experience in sports based injuries is preferred.
    • shall have a demonstrated history of performing manual therapy and experience in the sports medicine field working with elite athletes is recommended.
  • Security Clearance
    • All contract personnel shall undergo a National Agency Check with Local Agency and Credit Checks (NACLC) background check prior to employment

    Lukos is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or national origin.    


Medical Therapy-Rehab Services,   Sports Medicine  



Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

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