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  • Home Health Physical Therapy Assistant / PTA (St. Vincent's Home Health)

    Job Locations US-AL-Vestavia
    Company Ascension At Home
    Requisition ID
    2018-14090
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Home Health
    Location
    Birmingham, AL
  • Overview

    St. Vincent's Home Health has a Full Time

    Physical Therapy Assistant opportunity in Birmingham!

     

     

     

    We’re Proud to Offer:

     

    * Outstanding Pay *

    * Health Benefits Including Medical, Dental, Vision* 

    * Life Insurance *

    * ST/LT Disability Coverage *

    * Tuition Reimbursement *

    * 401K Match *

    * Generous PTO Accrual *

    * Room for Professional Growth *

    * Mileage Reimbursement *

    * Extensive Training Program *

    * Company-Paid Tablet & Cell Phone *

    * Positive Work/Life Balance *

    * Exceptionally Supportive Leadership *

     

     

    If you're seeking a fulfilling career in a caring environment, we would love to hear from you!

     

     

    Responsibilities

    POSITION SUMMARY: 

    Provides coordinated physical therapy to patients of all age groups under the supervision of a Licensed Physical Therapist

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Administers the physical therapy treatment as planned, assigned/delegated, and supervised by the PT
    • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
    • Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency; i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs
    • Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients
    • Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors
    • Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals, as necessary
    • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered according to the plan of care with appropriate documentation
    • Administers non-complex, active, and passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, traction, heat, light, cold, water, and electrical modalities to patients as planned, delegated, and supervised by the PT, including participating in patient/family teaching
    • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
    • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered.  Report information systems security problems.

    Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    Education/Licensing/Certification:

    • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy Assistant with an Associate Degree in Physical Therapy
    • Current State License as an Physical Therapy Assistant
    • Valid Driver’s License.
    • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

    Qualifications

    Experience:

    • Two years’ experience as a Physical Therapist Assistant

    Knowledge and Skills:

    • Therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
    • Good interpersonal skills.

     

     VIEW OPENINGS AND APPLY AT: https://careers-evhc.icims.com/jobs/intro

     

              

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