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Physical Therapist Assistant

Location
Morgantown, West Virginia
Salary
$17.00 Per Hour
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
29 Jul 2022
Overview:

Experience the power of physical therapy! Healthworks Rehab & Fitness located in Morgantown, WV is now hiring a compassionate and driven licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to provide exceptional patient care!

Seize this opportunity to join our highly trained and respected physical therapy team that provides preventative and rehabilitative services that help improve quality of life for the community in which they live and work. We utilize a variety of evidence-based treatment and manual therapy techniques to create individualized treatment plans that help each patient achieve their specific goals.

This Physical Therapist Assistant will join a team that includes two Physical Therapists, and two other Physical Therapist Assistants.

Hours Needed: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM and 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Cheat Lake
200 Fairchance Rd
Morgantown, West Virginia 26508

Salary: $17+(Pending Experience)

Full Medical and Dental Benefits: Yes

UNMATCHED continuing education program with internal CEU courses, national certifications and more.

Company matching 401(k)

Affordable PPO Benefits

Generous Paid Time Off

Student Loan Repayment Assistance

Responsibilities:
Implements, with minimal supervision, high quality physical therapy services for patients, caregivers and facilities in accordance with the principals and practices of physical therapy and with Select Medical policies and procedures.
Develops treatment plans, supervises assistants and aides, contributes to case management, and provides quality patient care.
Maintains positive level of interaction with facilities and clients. Enhances and expands client relations with facilities and their staff.
In states where permitted: document in charts using accepted medical terminology and format.
Qualifications:

Required Credentials:

A valid state license (where applicable), registration or certification as a Physical Therapist Assistant upon graduation from an approved curriculum for Physical Therapist Assistants, and having passed a national examination for Physical Therapist Assistants certified by the CAPTE.
State license and/or certification must be valid in the state in which the individual will practice.
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift patients using biomedical techniques frequently throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be capable of easily lifting fifty (50) pounds of weight alone.
Ability to walk, bend, stand, and reach constantly during a work day/shift.
Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to maintain accurate records, recognize people, and understand written direction.
Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give directions.
Ability to push wheeled equipment throughout the facility and in the community.
Fine motor skills adequate for scheduling and preparing patients, equipment, and supplies for treatment.
Ability to participate in sustained activities for many hours in duration in accordance with state labor laws.
Additional Data:

Healthworks Rehab & Fitness is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 671206727-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: HealthWorks
  • Location: Morgantown, West Virginia
  • Salary: $17.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent