Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Home Health

Intrepid USA Healthcare Services - Memphis, TN (30+ days ago)


Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Home Health

Full Time - Memphis, TN

As a Physical Therapist Assistant / PTA, you will perform all physical therapy procedures, planned and delegated, as prescribed by the physician in the client's place of residence when instructed and supervised by a qualified Physical Therapist.

Additional duties for role include, but are not limited to:

  • Administering non-complex therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, traction, heat, light, cold, water and electrical modalities to clients with relatively stable conditions.
  • Instructing, motivating, and assisting clients in learning and improving functional activities.
  • Observing client’s progress and response to treatment and reports findings to the physical therapist.
  • Preparing clinical notes and progress reports documenting physical therapy treatments performed, and submitting them for review to the supervising Physical Therapist for inclusion into the clinical record.

We are seeking a reliable and personable Physical Therapist Assistant who combines the knowledge and skills necessary to perform all procedures as outlined, with the ability to contribute as a team member and work under minimal supervision. You should be highly organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to positively adapt to change. Furthermore, it is important that you display excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal and presentation skills, as well as a strong knowledge of the regulatory requirements at the state, federal, and local level.

Specific qualifications for this health care therapy role include:

  • Graduate of a physical therapy assistant program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association
  • Minimum of 1 year of physical therapy experience to clients or as required by state law
  • Current CPR certification
  • Current and valid license as a Physical Therapy Assistant by your state of practice
  • Auto liability insurance per policy plus current and unrestricted driver’s license

Join Intrepid USA – and make a real difference in the lives of our patients!

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Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • PTA: 1 year

Education:

  • Associate

License:

  • PTA