Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) works under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist to assist with a patient’s treatment program in accordance with federal guidelines and state practice acts.
PTA ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provides direct treatment to residents as directed by and according to the plan of care outlined by the supervising Physical Therapist.
Documents resident progress towards meeting established goals.
Teaches exercises to residents, family members, and caregivers and may provide instruction in the use and care for orthotic, prosthetic devices, and other assisting apparatus.
Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.
PTA ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS
Associate Degree from an APTA accredited program
Licensed as Physical Therapist Assistant
PTA PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENT
Shift work may be required. Employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands or fingers, reach with hands and arms, feel, talk and hear.
Employee is occasionally exposed to blood or other body fluids, fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.
In compliance with applicable law, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.
PTA OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Participates in (or conducts) company-sponsored training to safeguard against improper use and disclosure of resident’s
protected health information. Monitors and ensures compliance with company policies, procedures and state and federal law.
the confidentiality of residents’ protected health information.
Annual Performance Evaluations
Perfect Attendance Bonus
Paid Time Off
Employee Appreciation Events
About Belleville Healthcare & Rehab Center
Welcome to Belleville Healthcare and Rehab. Located in the heart of Belleville, KS, our state of the art facility is equipped with all of the comforts of home, and our warm, knowledgeable staff are always available and attentive to all our residents needs. With cutting-edge medical equipment, a brand new therapy gym and a full medical staff on call, your loved one will receive the best of care, both physical and emotional, at Belleville.