Heartland Rehabilitation Services is a leading provider of outpatient rehabilitation in a variety of outpatient settings including free standing clinics, assisted living facilities, industry, schools and various contract locations providing physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and wellness services We are seeking a passionate and driven Physical Therapy Assistant / PTA. If you are looking for a rewarding career assisting our clients in their time of need, then we are looking for YOU! Our motto is Therapy for Today, Wellness for Life!
Will have the potential to see a wide range of post-operative orthopedic patients and a wide variety of other general outpatient physical therapy diagnoses.
This role offers the potential to grow into a clinical leadership position in the near future. Primary clinic has aquatic therapy, fitness and wellness center with a dynamic, fun environment. You will have a great team of PT's and PTA's to collaborate with in the area.
Our Physical Therapist Assistants are the cornerstone to HCR Manor Care s commitment to caring. Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help our Physical Therapist Assistants understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture. Our strength is not just quality of care, but also our quality of caring. We are seeking Physical Therapist Assistants who are as passionate as we are about ensuring that our patients and residents receive the care and support services they need and deserve.
As a team member at HCR ManorCare your duties may include, but will not be limited to:
Assist Physical Therapist in treatment for the patient, and assist them with exercises and performing daily activities.
Interview patients, perform a physical examination, and gain and update and medical history from the patient.
Conduct manual exercises, assist patients in performing activities, such as daily living, functional, and devices to support recovery like crutches/wheelchair.
A PTA performs physical therapy programs under the general supervision of a physical therapist unless the state practice is more stringent.
Prior experience as a PTA preferred, but not necessary.
Key Benefits: Outcomes comparable to and often exceeding those of acute care and rehab hospitals in a more cost-effective setting. · Professional growth and opportunities for advancement. Flexible scheduling available at select locations. Mentorship and growth opportunities. Competitive wages. Free on-Line CEU Program for full-time/part-time employees (PRN discounted) in addition to in-house CEU's provided. Comprehensive benefits package.
Associate Degree — Graduate of accredited two-year Physical Therapy Assistant program and obtained a passing score on the National Physical Therapy Examination or licensed, certified, or registered in accordance with applicable State law.
Other — Glasgow, KY