Physical Therapy Assistant

Location
Tallahassee, Florida
Salary
Open
Posted
Aug 10, 2018
Closes
Oct 08, 2018
Ref
PHYSI03679#OJ--Westminster.1
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

Westminster Oaks is currently seeking a Physical Therapy Assistant. The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out the care plan as designed by the Physical Therapist or Therapy Program Manager. With direct supervision from the Program Manager or Therapist for each patient/resident assigned to the Physical Therapist and is dependent on the nature of the skilled tasks and the complexities of the patients/residents presenting condition. May receive clinical supervision from Therapists.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards and guidelines related to employment with Westminster Services and it's communities.

  1. Responsible for carrying out Care Plan as designed by the Physical Therapist (PT).
  2. Assist the PT during evaluations.
  3. Monitor residents progress and communicate with PT.
  4. Maintain documentation in system of residents activities, record progress and document billing activities.
  5. Perform Residents Home Assessment as part of the discharge process as directed by the PT.
  6. Perform Residents screening during the admission process and quarterly & annual screening to determine the need for therapy as directed by the PT.

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Qualifications

Skills

Behaviors

Preferred

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

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Motivations

Preferred

Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Job Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe

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Education

Required

Associate Degree or better in Physical Therapy Assistant.

Experience

Preferred

2 years: Experience in a health care setting preferred.

Licenses & Certifications

Required

Physical Therapy Assist

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