Mar 27, 2020

PT Assistant - Rainier

  • Ensign Therapy
  • Puyallup, WA, USA
Part time

Job Description

Rainier Rehabilitation, a 117 bed skilled nursing facility in Puyallup, is currently recruiting for a part time PTA to join our in-house team of healthcare professionals and help us provide therapy programs to our deserving patients. As part of our team you will enjoy a stable work environment not ruled by corporate red tape, highly competitive compensation and many career growth opportunities with a growing organization.   Rainier Rehabilitation receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. We have been in-house with therapy for many years which gives us a significant edge going into the current payment model changes. Our therapy and nursing teams work collaboratively to ensure outstanding outcomes for our patients. While some companies are preparing for layoffs, we are gearing up for amazing rehab programs!Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of  ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.    Duties:   Treat patients as directed by the Physical Therapist and adhere to facility documentation guidelines. Record treatments given and progress notes in medical record. Assist in maintaining department. Participate in Patient Care and Rehabilitation Conferences. Assist with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area. Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans. Participate in in service training programs for other staff in the facility. Record treatment charges per the facility policy and procedures. Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance program.   Experience/Qualifications: Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant This position is open to PTAs at all experience levels   Desired Skills:   Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process  Superior interpersonal communication skills  Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide  Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice  Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity  Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence  Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department    Rainier Rehabilitation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.