Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

Days

Job ID

5000416017906

Req. No

70031251

Job Title

Physical Therapy Assistant - Pediatric Therapy

Region

CHRISTUS Central Louisiana/St. Frances Cabrini

Category

Healthcare

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

CLA Cabrini Hospital Mediplex-40117

Address

3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA  71301
US

Type

Part Time

Apply Now Physical Therapy Assistant - Pediatric Therapy Job in Alexandria

The Physical Therapy Assistant has the responsibility and accountability for implementing care for pediatric patients referred for outpatient developmental physical therapy according to the plan of care established by a physical therapist. Physical Therapy Assistant is responsible for adhering to all standards of the Physical Therapy Practice Act as they apply to providing therapy care, supplies, equipment and education for the pediatric patient population.

According to department's Scope of Practice, this position requires providing services to the pediatric population as defined by ages 0-18 years of age, in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served, and clear knowledge of typical versus atypical development. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The associate shall support the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini's strategic plan and the goals and direction of their Performance Improvement Plan (PIP).

Education/Skills

Graduate of School of Physical Therapy Assistant

English required, bilingual preferred

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Experience

Pediatric experience preferred

Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications:

Current Louisiana PTA License

Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification

If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Health St. Frances Cabrini family!

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