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Physical Therapy Assistant (LTACH)

Physical Therapy Assistant (LTACH)

Job ID 
53837
Location 
US-MI-Mount Clemens
Experience (Years) 
1
Category 
Therapy - Physical Therapy Assistant
Street Address 
215 North Avenue, Suite 200
Company 
Select Specialty Hospital
Position Type 
Per Diem
Recruiter email address 
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Overview

Long-Term Acute Care Hospital

 

Physical Therapy Assistant

 

 

At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical, our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Human Resources Coordinator to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

 


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Responsibilities

As a Physical Therapy Assistant, you assists directly and indirectly with the delivery of Physical Therapy services to include transportation, therapeutic exercises, and functional activities as outlined by treatment plan and in accordance with state practice guidelines

 

Other responsibilities of the Physical Therapy Assistant position include:

  • Implements treatment goals, plans, and programs as established by the Physical Therapist
  • Assists the Physical Therapist in carrying out the following therapeutic interventions designed to meet the patients’ long term goals: Posture training,Strengthening exercise, Endurance/cardiac training, Balance exercises,Coordination exercise, Joint mobility and muscle lengthening, Pain relief, Functional skills training, Community re-entry training
  • Trains patients in locomotion using orthotics, prosthetics, or assistive devices such as canes, crutches, walkers, and wheelchairs. Demonstrates use of gait, belt, and safety awareness. Demonstrates proper guarding techniques.
  • Orders and instructs patients in the use of prescribed equipment

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Qualifications

As a Physical Therapy Assistant, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

 

Other requirements of the Physical Therapy Assistant role include:

  • Valid state PTA license required
  • BLS required

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Benefits

 

At Select Medical, our full-time employees enjoy intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.

 

Other full-time benefits of the Physical Therapy Assistant position include:

 

  • Excellent Orientation Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Extended Illness Days (EID)
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching
  • Personal and Family Medical Leave
  • Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

 


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