Physical Therapist Assistant

ID: 23962007
Location: Colorado Springs, CO 80909 - US
Practice Type: Private
Salary: $25 to $29
Duration: Permanent
Contact: Jason Park    Call: 7195504613
Updated: 03/19/2024

Physical Therapist Assistant Job Summary

We are seeking a motivated, dedicated Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to join our team in outpatient physical therapy. (Orthopedic, sports rehab, pain management, neuro rehab including: post stroke, concussion and vertigo etc) The Physical Therapist Assistant will provide quality patient care, consult with the primary Physical Therapist, and ensure compliance with all applicable regulations. The successful candidate must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as a commitment to providing exceptional patient care. Further details to be given upon request and/or interview.

Physical Therapist Assistant Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the physical therapist to determine the best care a patient needs and recommend the best courses of action to take.
  • Review test results and patient interviews in order to help the physical therapist diagnose medical conditions or physical abnormalities.
  • Assesses patient health by interviewing patients, performing physical progression, and obtaining updating, and studying therapy histories.
  • Help patients with manual exercise and teach patients how to use support devices such as prostheses and crutches
  • Document the services and medications a patient receives concisely and accurately.
  • Performs therapeutic procedures by administering manual exercises and instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities.
  • Take on new responsibilities as needed and be willing to take new classes in order to gain knowledge and expertise in new areas.
  • Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens, giving normal growth and development information, and promoting wellness and health maintenance.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $25.00- $29.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No nights
  • No weekends

Education:

  • Associate (Preferred)


This Physical Therapist job opening last updated on 03/19/2024. Contact the employer using the Apply Online button or the information on this posting and mention you saw this job posting on PTJobSite.com.

Physical Therapist Assistant Requirements and Qualifications

  • Associate degree in Physical Therapy or related field
  • Current or upcoming board exam for state license as a Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, and standards
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to lift, move, and position patients as needed

License/Certification:

  • CPR Certification (Preferred)
  • Physical Therapy Assistant Licensed (Required)

Quality Rehab Physical Therapy Profile

Our Mission To improve the movement, quality of life, and health of our patients and community using the science of healing and the art of caring. In our clinic, all of our Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistants are dedicated to providing clients with a hands-on approach and 1 on 1 care. We collaborate with the patient to determine goals for rehabilitation, and then provide interventions and therapeutic treatments to maximize your functional outcome. We pride ourselves on providing comprehensive evaluation and specific treatments with state of the art facilities. We have highly qualified clinicians with years of experience and various specialties. Quality Rehab has the knowledge, skill and motivation to get you back to your lifestyle and he...

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