Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

8a-5p M-F with rotat weekends

Job ID

5000440055006

Req. No

70033562

Job Title

Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant - Physical Therapy

Region

CHRISTUS St Michael

Category

Rehab - Physical/Occupational/Speech Therapy

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

CHRISTUS St Michael Health Sys-15100

Address

2600 St. Michael Dr
Texarkana, TX  75503
US

Type

Full Time

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Provides physical therapy services under the supervision of a physical therapist according to established goals and treatment plans.

JOB SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES:

1. Maintains consistency with Administrative and Departmental policies with appropriate behavior, dress, attitude, attendance, confidentiality, professionalism, and reliability.

2. Performs patient care related duties in order to restore the patient to their maximum level of independence and function according to accepted standards of ethical conduct for PT assistants.

3. Clinical competencies in the physical therapy assisting skills and techniques are demonstrated in a manner that promotes quality patient care.

4. Contributes to the fulfillment of departmental and organizational goals.

5. Participates in established interdepartmental and intradepartmental communication systems and methods to achieve departmental, hospital and corporate goals.

6. Maintains required records as specified in departmental policy and procedures manual.

7. Participates in maintaining/improving the effectiveness of the services provided by the physical therapy department.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • New graduate entry level or any amount of experience as LPTA is acceptable.
  • Associate degree in Physical Therapy Assisting from an accredited Physical Therapy School.
  • Maintain current registration license in Texas/Arkansas and provide the hospital with a copy. BCLS certification.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
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