Assists Physical Therapists with the administration of interventions utilized in physical therapy and rehabilitation. May progress patients/residents in the treatment plan developed by the physical therapist. May provide direct clinical supervision for Rehabilitation Technicians, Massage Therapists, Athletic Trainers and Fitness Specialists. Team members with temporary permits must work under the direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist that has been licensed for a minimum of six months. A supervising licensed Physical Therapist may only supervise one permittee at any given time.
Certifications and LicensuresRequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)RequiredPTA (Physical Therapy Assistant)OrPTA (Physical Therapy Assistant)TemporaryAndPTA (Physical Therapy Assistant)within 6 months EducationRequiredAssociate'sPhysical TherapyPreferredBachelor'sPhysical Therapy ExperiencePreferred1 yearPhysical Therapy Assistant Specific SkillsRequiredCollaborate and work with a teamRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredWork with minimal supervisionRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredCustomer service skills
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EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability. Serving the Tampa Bay and Central Florida Regions.