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Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)

Company: Spring Creek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

Physical Therapy Assistant - Full-Time!Benefits of the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA):Daily Pay! Your pay, when you need it! Get paid daily!Competitive PayINCREASED PTO to include holidays, vacation and sick time.Commuter Benefit to Assist with the Cost of Fuel!Enhanced Employee Referral Program - Refer a Full Time RN, LPN, or CNA and Receive a $5000 Referral Bonus!One location, no daily travelIndustry leading orientation and training with on-going management supportCareer Advancement OpportunitiesLocation: 1205 S 28th St, Harrisburg, PA 17111The primary purpose of this position is to help efficiently manage rehabilitation services in the Facility.Responsibilities of the Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA): Assist in planning, developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating, and directing our physical therapy services as well as its programs and activities, as directed by the Facility's Physical Therapists. Assist in developing and maintaining physical therapy standards.Assist in standardizing the methods in which therapy will be accomplished.Assist in developing, implementing, and coordinating policies and procedures, resident care plans, physical therapy procedure manuals, job descriptions, etc.Review physical therapy policies, procedures, manuals, job descriptions, etc., at least annually, and participate in making recommended changes. Assist in interpreting physical therapy policies and procedures to personnel, residents, family members, etc., as necessary.Participate and assist in discharge planning, development and implementation of resident care plans, resident assessments, etc., as necessaryMaintain a current file of residents who have been treated.Maintain treatment records, resident files, and progress notes as required.Ensure resident records are not lost or mishandled.Ensure the Business Office receives charges for physical therapy rendered to residents.Maintain and adequate liaison with families and residents.Interview residents, or family members, as necessary.Perform administrative requirements such as completing necessary forms, reports, etc., and submitting to the Physical Therapist, as required.Qualifications of the Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA):Must possess, an associate degree from an accredited college or university for Physical Therapy Assistant.Must possess the ability to interpret the policies and procedures of physical therapy.Must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, etc., and maintain the appearance of therapy areas.Must be willing to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing therapy services.Must be able to relate information concerning a resident's condition.A team centered culture that supports our values of S.H.A.R.E. (Service, Honesty, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence) drive our daily activities with all we interact with.Take pride in your career and join an organization where your talents will shine! Apply Today!Spring Creek Rehab and Nursing Center is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable Federal, State and Local civil rights laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, and protected veteran status.

Keywords: Spring Creek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Harrisburg , Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA), Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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