Title Physical Therapy Assistant
Categories Physical Therapy
Salary $29.11 – $35.50 – $41.89
Department Physical Therapy
Status Full time
Hours 10 Hour Shifts
Job Information

Primary Purpose of the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA):

  • In accordance with policies and procedures, carries out physical therapy practice appropriate to the age of the client.
  • Involves caregiver in client care, communicates with team members, and promotes maximum function of client.
  • Participates in quality improvement, identifies patients appropriate for physical therapy, and integrates Bear Valley Community Healthcare District values into the work performance.
Qualifications

Qualifications  Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities and Experience

          Education

  • Graduation from an accredited physical therapy Assistant program Accredited by the APTA.

          Experience

  • One to two years of experience as a Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Experience in acute care hospital, outpatient care services or orthopedic and neurological care. This experience can be as a student intern program or work experience.

Other

  • Valid license from the State of California Consumer Affairs Physical Therapy Examining Committee.
  • Ability to take direction and function as a team player.
  • Must be flexible and able to work in a sometimes-stressful environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to listen.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage work efficiently.
  • Ability to read, speak and write English, a second language is a plus.

BEAR VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Apply Now


_____________________________________________________________






Title Physical Therapist
Categories Physical Therapy
Salary $56.86 per hour
Department Physical Therapy
Status Per Diem
Hours 10 Hour Shifts
Job Information

Evaluates, plans, directs and administers medically prescribed physical therapy programs in the hospital and outpatient settings, to restore function and prevent disability following disease, injury or loss of body part. Assists patient to reach his/her maximum performance and assume a place in society while learning to live within the limits of his/her capabilities. The Physical Therapist also assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of patients being treated by Physical Therapist Assistants and may be assigned to orient staff and students and assume the duties and responsibilities of the supervisor in the absence of that individual. Performs administrative duties and participates in department Performance Improvement, Infection Control, Safety and Education programs.

Qualifications

Minimum Education (or substitute experience) Required:

  • Graduate of the American Physical Therapy Association accredited training program.
  • Experience in acute care, skilled nursing facility, outpatient and/or sub-acute settings preferred.
  • Current California Physical Therapy license and BCLS required.

Education Preferred

  • Clinical Specialty as defined/awarded by the American Physical Therapy Association

Minimum Experience Required

  • New Graduates/Physical Therapist License Applicant (PTLA) will be considered.

BEAR VALLEY COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Apply Now


_____________________________________________________________