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SHIFT helps people build Real Health. Through an interdisciplinary, relational approach to healthcare, we provide knowledge, resources, and tools to those who seek to take control of their health and live their best lives. Our coordinated care, personalized guidance, and expertise in medicine, coaching, fitness, nutrition, and recovery serve to empower SHIFT Members to build and maintain Real Health.

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Current Openings

Physical Therapist

ABOUT SHIFT

SHIFT is a new model of primary care.

SHIFT is a group of passionate and committed experts who believe in a more intelligent, more effective approach to delivering personalized healthcare and helping people build health. Our medical care is the foundation of what we do; we care for members during times of sickness and health. Our nutrition, fitness and recovery experts work in tandem with our primary care medical team to help members develop the necessary skills to shift thoughts and actions to confront and conquer challenges in our ever-changing lives. We use medicine to address what cannot yet be achieved through lifestyle modification. We use diagnostic tools to measure quantitative progress. We help members focus their efforts on goal setting and habit formation and use our proprietary coaching methodology to guide members toward specific health milestones. We prepare members to make the positive, lasting changes they desire. We are their ally and advocate. We listen to our members and care about their aspirations. We believe the achievement of optimal health and performance is an ongoing, evolving pursuit. We have dedicated our lives to improving the lives of others. We help each member find purpose and realize their full potential to live a happier and more productive life.


SHIFT is wholeheartedly a TEAM environment. There is an entrepreneurial aspect to every role—including this one. Here you will wear different hats and be a part of a harmonious, collaborative culture.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a licensed Physical Therapist to support the Advanced Physical Therapy and Recovery Team. This person will use appropriate tests and measures, clinical judgement, and evidence-based practice to properly screen, evaluate, and diagnose patients with a range of orthopedic conditions. The therapist will provide clear communication and effective treatment as part of the physical therapy plan of care.

We seek a seasoned, personable, and professional team member, who is a critical thinker and efficient doer. Compelling candidates thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and have superb teamwork, interpersonal, and organizational skills.

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Certifications in dry needling, blood flow restriction, and/or other manual therapy, preferred
  • Comfortable working within all Microsoft Suite products, Adobe Acrobat, and WebPT
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Power Platform, especially Power BI preferred
  • Works well in a team, bringing and encouraging positive energy
  • Diligent, resilient, positive, articulate, and professional
  • A passion for integrated personal health and wellness
  • 1-3 years of experience in a dynamic, demanding environment
  • Doctorate degree from an accredited physical therapy program
  • Current physical therapy license in the State of Illinois
  • Current CPR certification

Want to learn more? Send cover letters and resumes by email to careers@shiftlife.com with the subject line Physical Therapy.

Shift Sciences, LLC is committed to employing the best qualified individuals available for all positions without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

Primary Care Physician

SHIFT is a new model of primary care.

We are a group of passionate and committed experts who believe in a more intelligent, more effective approach to delivering personalized healthcare and helping people build health. Our medical care is the foundation of what we do; we care for members during times of sickness and health.

Our nutrition, fitness and recovery experts work in tandem with our primary care medical team to help members develop the necessary skills to shift thoughts and actions in order to confront and conquer challenges in our ever-changing lives. We use medicine to address what cannot yet be achieved through lifestyle modification. We use diagnostic tools to measure quantitative progress. We help members focus their efforts on goal setting and habit formation and use our proprietary coaching methodology to guide members toward specific health milestones. We prepare members to make the positive, lasting changes they desire. We are their ally and advocate. We listen to our members and care about their aspirations. We believe the achievement of optimal health and performance is an ongoing, evolving pursuit. We have dedicated our lives to improving the lives of others. We help each member find purpose and realize their full potential to live a happier and more productive life.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

  • Deliver quality care for all patients, providing healthcare services that include but are not limited to comprehensive assessments, diagnosis, patient education, treatment, and referrals, as necessary. 
  • Provide comprehensive and ongoing care to a smaller patient panel, including in depth initial assessments, personalized health planning and high touch ongoing care. This includes a coaching-like approach to patient engagement. 
  • Assist Medical Director in refining medical policies, quality improvement processes, and evaluating current practices, policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to the highest standards of medical practice, ethics, and professionalism at all times. 
  • Contribute to open and honest ongoing communication with members and the team. 
  • Attend required meetings and participate in committees, as requested.
  • Handle confidential matters concerning clinic policies and practices in accordance with HIPAA regulations.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality.

YOUR CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Patient-Centric Caregiver. Highly relational, providing exceptional medical care (as measured by patient experience and clinical outcomes) and helping patients live better in meaningful and measurable ways. 
  • Humble and Collaborative. A natural leader with a team-first mentality, encouraging productive dialogue for the benefit of SHIFT and our members. 
  • Committed and Adaptable. Energized by a young and growing company, willing to tackle new challenges, ask smart questions and bring solutions in a dynamic environment. Excited to join an innovative team and practice new methods of patient care. 
  • Integrity and Strong Work Ethic. Willing to work hard; a reliable and consistent team player. 
  • Positive and Accessible. Contributes actively and thoughtfully to a strong, collaborative and energetic work culture.

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Board certified physician with a valid Illinois practice license 
  • Professional clinical experience in specific area of practice (i.e., Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Primary Care, Preventive Health or Executive Health)

YOUR WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Non-traditional concierge medicine environment, must be responsive to patient panel via texts/SMS/emails in a timely manner, staying well-informed of member status and needs. 
  • Available for regular on-site clinical hours and on-call responsibilities.
  • Rapidly growing practice, requires high energy and a commitment to learning, development and growth.

WHY JOIN SHIFT?

This is an exceptional opportunity for a skilled physician to be a leader in implementing a leading-edge model of care which serves the larger mission of empowering patients through technology and ensuring that they never feel lost in a complicated healthcare system.

SHIFT is a revolutionary approach to healthcare designed for people looking to take control of their health and live their best lives. Our doctors and coaches come together with fitness trainers, nutritionists, and recovery specialists to provide personalized, science-based, coordinated care. Our goal is for our members to live healthier, happier, and more productively…in short, to experience Real Health. For more information about our purpose, programs and progress visit www.shiftlife.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Interested Applicants are asked to send their CV to: medicalcareers@shiftlife.com.