Aug 03, 2020

Physicial Therapist Assistant

  • Centura Health
  • Louisville, CO, USA

Job Description

Physicial Therapist Assistant

Requisition ID 2020-23090 Department BHS HOME CARE - CLINICAL Facility HOME CARE BRISTLECONE Location US-CO-FRISCO Shift Days Work Type PRN FTE 0.010 FLSA Status Non-Exempt

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Responsible for a continuum of treatment by providing care to patients with neuromuscular, orthopedic and other physically-related disorders requiring strengthening, modalities, manual therapy, neuromuscular re-education and training in activities in daily living under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist. Utilizes rehab process to promote and restore optimal health and well-being of the patient. Participates in professional responsibilities, including documentation, program development, teaching, and enhancement of clinical skills.

What You Bring/Job Requirements

In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:

  • Previous work experience providing direct patient care in outpatient, inpatient or inpatient rehab unit, preferred
  • Ability to perform basic treatments of orthopedic, neurological and medical patients
  • Prior use of electronic medical records (EMR), preferred
  • Associates Degree from an accredited Physical Therapist Assistant program
  • Current Colorado Physical Therapist Assistant licensure
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association

Physical Requirements: Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)

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