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Physical Therapist Assistant PRN - North Pittsburgh PA

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Salary
$20.00 Per Hour
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
29 Jul 2022
Overview:

Experience the power of outpatient physical therapy!

NovaCare Rehabilitation is now hiring a Per Diem Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to provide coverage throughout the North Pittsburgh market. Physical Therapist Assistants including newly licensed graduates and experience outpatient PTAs with strong orthopedic knowledge and strong time-management skills are welcome to apply.

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. Our work environment offers a great opportunity to provide skilled care to our patients and grow with the nation s leader in outpatient physical therapy. Our center provides caters to an outpatient orthopedic population.

Work Hours: PRN, As Needed Mon - Fri

Salary: Starting at $20.00/hour and up (commensurate with experience)

NovaCare Rehabilitation is a part of Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division, a nationally a prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with approximately 1900 locations in 38 states and the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Kessler Rehabilitation Center and KORT. Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our integrated local market network allows us to effectively partner with physicians, employers, payors and case managers to achieve optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training services to professional sports teams, colleges, universities and high schools.

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
Additional Data:

Select Medical 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: 671215210-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: NovaCare Rehabilitation
  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: $20.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent