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Physical Therapy Asst

Athens, Tennessee

Req ID 7412-6509 Post Date Apr. 29, 2024 CategoryTherapists FacilityStarr Regional Medical Center
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Starr Regional Medical Center is currently seeking talent to fill the position of Physical Therapy Assistant for our Rehabilitation Department. This job is permanent, full time.   

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive Pay 
  • Free onsite parking
  • Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision) for full-time employees 
  • Competitive Paid Time Off / Extended Illness Bank package for full-time employees 
  • 401(k) plan with company match 
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance for qualified applicants 

Core competencies include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Implements treatment plan developed by supervising therapist using appropriate modalities. Seeks consultation as necessary.
  • Monitors patient's responses to the treatment plan. Regularly communicates patient progress and possible goal revisions to the physical therapist.
  • Documents services provided and patient response/progress.
  • Educates the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits.
  • Assists with patient discharge planning. Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and community support programs.

Minimum Education
Associate’s of Applied Science degree in Physical Therapy:
□ Preferred X Required
Required Licenses
[Tennessee, United States] Physical Therapy Assistant
Current Physical Therapist Assistance Licensure in State of Tennessee
Required Skills
Certifications:
The below certifications will be required at the time of hire:
X Basic Life Support (BLS)

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran
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