Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA - Hornell, New York United States - 44681



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 44681
Title: Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA
Job Location: Hornell, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


About the area: Hornell is a city located in Steuben County (Finger Lakes region of NYS). It is a small town environment with city conveniences. The nearby beautiful Finger Lakes provide many recreational and nature activities. Two state parks and four county parks just a short distance away. There is always something to do- boating, fishing, kayaking, hiking, skiing, wine tours, shopping, and restaurants.
Alfred University is close by and offers vocational and occupational education programs at the Wildwood campus.
45 min to Corning
30 min to Watkins Glen
1 hour to Rochester

JOB DESCRIPTION

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Opening!

Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility

Location: Hornell, NY

Direct Hire, Permanent, & Full Time

Excellent Benefits &
Competitive Compensation.

Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team!

Physical Therapy Assistant team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services. This position is responsible for administering skilled physical therapy treatments as developed and recommended by a Registered Physical Therapist, ensuring that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.

Responsibilities:

  •  Assist the Physical Therapist in planning, developing and carrying out treatment programs and procedures for residents.
  • Writes observations of resident’s behavior and progress in Progress Notes.
  • Maintains statistical records and other departmental reports as requested by Physical  Therapist.
  • Assist with in-service training programs upon request.
  • Assist with keeping supplies in good order and daily sanitation of equipment.
  • Arrives to work on time, regularly, and working as scheduled; responsible for own transportation.
  • Utilizes electronic timekeeping system.
  • Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
  • Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
  • Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff members of this facility.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.

  • New York State license to practice required.

  • Interest in physical therapy treatments for the geriatric and sub acute population utilizing a team approach

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduation from a physical therapy assistant approved program required.

  • New York State license to practice required.

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years

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