Select Medical

  • Physical Therapy Assistant (LTACH)

    Job ID
    68054
    Location
    US-GA-Macon
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Therapy - Physical Therapist Assistant
    Street Address
    535 Coliseum Drive
    Company
    Regency Hospital
    Position Type
    8-Hour Shift - Full Time Days
  • Overview

     

    Now offering $5,000 sign-on bonus for full-time day shift PTA!

     

     

    Critical Illness Recovery 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 Physical Therapy Assistant to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

     

     

    Responsibilities

    As a Physical Therapy Assistant, 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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