Physical Therapy Assistant, Presence Saint Anne Center, Rockford:
Presence Health

44286-en_US
Presence Health
Rockford Illinois
Healthcare
Description

Requisition ID: 44286

Location: PLC St Anne Center

Location Address:
4405 Highcrest Road, Rockford, IL  61107-1452 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

Provides direct rehab care in physical therapy to patients upon physician referral and under the supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) in accordance with all laws, regulations, and standards.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Knowledgeable of rehab practices and procedures, as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing rehab functions in the long-term care facility
  2. Ability to implement the company policies, programs, goals, objectives, including the procedures of the Rehab department
  3. Ability to follow physical therapy treatment plans for patients under direction of the supervising PT
  4. Ability to document therapy treatment accurately and timely.
  5. Ability  to utilize therapy software and equipment appropriately and accurately

 

This represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience                                                              

Must be a graduate of an accredited program in physical therapy assisting. Associate’s Degree Required.

One year’s experience in long-term care or related setting preferred

Certified Clinical Instructor preferred

 

Computer Skills                                                          

PC proficient (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Must be currently registered/ licensed in applicable state. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment

Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Rehab SAC

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