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Physical Therapy Assistant

We are looking for PRN licensed Physical Therapist Assistants to assist in patient care throughout any or all of our...

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Ottawa, Ohio

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11/7/2022

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Job Description

We are looking for PRN licensed Physical Therapist Assistants to assist in patient care throughout any or all of our 4 Clinics in Ohio (including the towns of Lima, Bluffton, Delphos and Ottawa). You will work closely and under the direction of the physical therapist, treating patients with medical problems or other conditions that limit their ability to move or perform functional activities.

Responsibilities

  • Implement selected components of care and interventions in a technically competent manner
  • Instruct and counsel patients effectively in exercises
  • Identify patient’s needs and exhibit compassion, caring, and empathy to individual differences
  • Recommend options, courses of action or modifications in selected treatments ensuring patient’s progress, safety and comfort
  • Apply the latest research related to restoring function, reducing symptoms frequency, and preventing injury
  • Complete documentation to support the delivery of physical therapy services, experience with EMR a plus.
  • Perform selected data collection and obtain accurate information
  • Measure performance and report on patient’s medical record
  • Participate in patient status judgments
  • Adhere to ethical and legal standards
  • Ensure continued competence and updated field knowledge

Job Requirements

Skills

  • Proven working experience and/or clinical experience as a physical therapist assistant
  • Excellent knowledge of physiology best practices and standards
  • Hands on experience with therapeutic exercises, functional training and physical modalities
  • Ability to communicate and instruct effectively
  • Health care administration and documentation skills
  • License to practice or relevant certification
  • Associate or BS degree in PTA

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