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Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA

50,000 – 65,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/27/22

Job Description

Job description:

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) -

  • Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Location: Lake Placid, NY
  • DIRECT HIRE:PERMANENT, OR A 13 WEEK TRAVELER ASSIGNMENT (WILL ACCEPT EITHER)
  • Full Time
  • New PTA Program Grads Welcome
  • Excellent Benefits Package
  • Competitive Compensation, based on experience

Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team.

Physical Therapy Assistant team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services. This position is responsible for administering skilled physical therapy treatments as developed and recommended by a Registered Physical Therapist, ensuring that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Physical Therapist in planning, developing and carrying out treatment programs and procedures for residents.
  • Writes observations of residents behavior and progress in Progress Notes.
  • Maintains statistical records and other departmental reports as requested by Physical Therapist.
  • Assist with in-service training programs upon request.
  • Assist with keeping supplies in good order and daily sanitation of equipment.
  • Arrives to work on time, regularly, and working as scheduled; responsible for own transportation.
  • Utilizes electronic timekeeping system.
  • Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
  • Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
  • Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff members of this facility

  • Qualifications:

Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.

New York State license to practice required.

Interest in physical therapy treatments for the geriatric and sub acute population utilizing a team approach.

Qualifications:
  • Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.
  • New York State license to practice required.
Why is This a Great Opportunity:
  • Direct Hire
  • Traveler Accepted
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Competitive Compensation
  • New PTA Program Grads Welcome

ABOUT THE AREA: Lake Placid is a village near the lake of the same name, in New York States Adirondack Mountains. It's known as a Winter Olympics venue and a hub for snow sports and other outdoor pursuits. In the center of town, Mirror Lake has a trail around the shoreline. The Lake Placid Olympic Museum is a popular attraction.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 50000

Salary Max : 65000

Currency Type : US Dollars



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