You are here because you are looking for work from home physical therapist jobs, work from home occupational therapist jobs, or possibly work from home speech therapist jobs. Your here because you want to work from home using your knowledge base! You can do this! You may have to think outside the box, and do I dare say, apply to jobs that might not even list a physical therapist, occupational therapist etc as a background (here is a great article about someone who successfully did this!). Here are some ideas to get you started.
Working For Someone Else
Insurance Companies – Case management, reviewer, etc. Many jobs with health insurance companies allow you the opportunity to work from home.
Recruiter – Health care recruiting is generally a work form home job!
Freelance Writer – Think of all of the opportunities for health care workers check out places like upwork.
Healthcare Marketing – This may be one where physical therapist isn’t listed in the description, but a job where you can market yourself. Many of these jobs can be remote.
Clinical Consultant – Often times these jobs will list they want a nurse. Another great opportunity to market your skills as a physical therapist. Many of these jobs can be work from home.
Start Your Job Search
Check out Angel List – Lots of opportunities for working from home with start-ups as many have a strong online presence/focus.
Indeed is another great place to start your job search.
LinkedIn – Are you on LinkedIn yet? This is the place to be if you are looking for a job. Get your profile started today and pull out all of those great skills that you have as a therapist.
Maybe it’s just patient care that you want out of, be sure to check out the Non-Clinical PT (she is a great resource for all rehab professions not just PT) and all of her resources for getting started on your career outside of patient care. She also has awesome resume help and job coaching opportunities available!