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Physical Therapist Asst - FT Days

Job Description

Valley View Medical Center

The Physical Therapist Assistant interacts directly and indirectly with patients in the delivery of physical therapy services which includes, but is not limited to, utilization of therapeutic modalities, therapeutic exercise, functional mobility and training in therapeutic activities as outlined by the treatment plan developed by the evaluating Physical Therapist in accordance with the practice guidelines of the state of Arizona.

Supports therapist in assessing the condition of patients, planning treatment programs, preparing treatment schedules and keeping records on the progress of treatment.

Assists with therapeutic procedures or administering procedures under a therapist's supervision.

Assists in exercise instruction and demonstration, patient evaluation and testing.

This position does provide direct patient care to the patient populations served by this facility in the Acute Rehab, inpatient and/or outpatient settings according to operational need; documents outcomes, consults with other specialists as needed; implements changes in the care plan at the direction of the supervising PT as indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomeDocuments the course of patient care including progress made and continuing need for treatment.provides patient and family education on tasks and resources that will assist with continued functional independence; attends hospital and community meetings as appropriate; serves on various committees; performs other duties as assigned.

To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Every effort has been made to make this job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties the incumbent will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is a logical assignment to the position. This position description does not restrict the right of management to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities with and without notice.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

High School Education or equivalent REQUIRED

Graduate of a Program in Discipline X Required Must possess a current, active Arizona Certificate as a Physical Therapy Assistant as verified thru the Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:

Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association XREQUIRED

Licenses:

Must have valid, unrestricted Arizona license

Required Licenses

[Arizona, United States] Physical Therapy Assistants
Arizona Certificate as a Physical Therapy Assistant as verified thru the Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.


LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Job Snapshot

Location US-AZ-Fort Mohave
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Health Care
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Company Overview

Valley View Medical Center

We are the Tri-State area’s newest hospital but draw on decades of experience and over 100 years of heritage. Valley View is a place where the latest technology meets compassion, a hospital singularly-focused on delivering a new level of patient care. The hospital serves the dynamic area surrounding Bullhead City, Arizona, Laughlin, Nevada, and Needles, California. It is conveniently located in Ft. Mohave, a Bullhead City suburb. In fact, the hospital is located several miles due east of the exact spot in the Colorado River where the three states come together! Learn More

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Valley View Medical Center
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Job Description

Valley View Medical Center

The Physical Therapist Assistant interacts directly and indirectly with patients in the delivery of physical therapy services which includes, but is not limited to, utilization of therapeutic modalities, therapeutic exercise, functional mobility and training in therapeutic activities as outlined by the treatment plan developed by the evaluating Physical Therapist in accordance with the practice guidelines of the state of Arizona.

Supports therapist in assessing the condition of patients, planning treatment programs, preparing treatment schedules and keeping records on the progress of treatment.

Assists with therapeutic procedures or administering procedures under a therapist's supervision.

Assists in exercise instruction and demonstration, patient evaluation and testing.

This position does provide direct patient care to the patient populations served by this facility in the Acute Rehab, inpatient and/or outpatient settings according to operational need; documents outcomes, consults with other specialists as needed; implements changes in the care plan at the direction of the supervising PT as indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomeDocuments the course of patient care including progress made and continuing need for treatment.provides patient and family education on tasks and resources that will assist with continued functional independence; attends hospital and community meetings as appropriate; serves on various committees; performs other duties as assigned.

To perform this job, an individual must perform each essential function satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Every effort has been made to make this job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties the incumbent will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is a logical assignment to the position. This position description does not restrict the right of management to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities with and without notice.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

High School Education or equivalent REQUIRED

Graduate of a Program in Discipline X Required Must possess a current, active Arizona Certificate as a Physical Therapy Assistant as verified thru the Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:

Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association XREQUIRED

Licenses:

Must have valid, unrestricted Arizona license

Required Licenses

[Arizona, United States] Physical Therapy Assistants
Arizona Certificate as a Physical Therapy Assistant as verified thru the Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.


LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
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