Physical Therapist Assistant -SIGN ON BONUS! - Ghent, New York United States - 20277



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 20277
Title: Physical Therapist Assistant -SIGN ON BONUS!
Job Location: Ghent, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $55,000.00 - $70,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: SIGN ON BONUS and BENEFITS
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Physical Therapist Assistant

Direct Hire

Part Time

Ghent, New York


We are currently seeking a part-time PTA to join a SNF team in Ghent, NY!  $3500 sign on bonus included!!!

The Physical Therapy Assistant is a skilled technical worker who performs direct resident care activities under the clinical supervision of the Physical Therapist.

Responsibilities
1.  Provide physical therapy treatments to residents according to treatment plans developed by the Physical Therapist.  

2.  Assist the Physical Therapist when performing tests, evaluations, and complex treatment procedures.  

3.  Observe, record and report to the therapist the conditions, reactions and responses related to assigned duties.  

4.  Maintain daily records of treatments and document progress notes on residents as directed by the therapist.  

5.  Assist with admission screening.  

6.  Assist the therapist in consulting with family members, physicians and other health care professionals, as appropriate.  

7.  Assist with the care of the physical therapy department and equipment.  

8.  Assist the Physical Therapist with in-service programs and other meetings as assigned by the Physical Therapist.  

9.  Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency.

About the Area:

Ghent is an invigorating rural town centrally located in Columbia County. It is tucked away in the beautiful Hudson Valley of Upstate New York. It is the sort of place where people leave their front doors unlocked and neighbors know one another by name. Despite a blink-and-you'll-miss-it Main Street, it is a destination for visitors with stylish hotels, art, stylish shops and sophisticated restaurants. 
Easy 2 hour train ride from Manhattan
5 hours to Niagara Falls
40 minutes to Albany
2 ½ hours to Boston, Massachusetts
3 hours to Scranton, Pennsylvania

JOB DESCRIPTION

Physical Therapist Assistant

Direct Hire

Part Time

Ghent, New York


We are currently seeking a part-time PTA to join a SNF team in Ghent, NY!  $3500 sign on bonus included!!!

The Physical Therapy Assistant is a skilled technical worker who performs direct resident care activities under the clinical supervision of the Physical Therapist.

Responsibilities
1.  Provide physical therapy treatments to residents according to treatment plans developed by the Physical Therapist.  

2.  Assist the Physical Therapist when performing tests, evaluations, and complex treatment procedures.  

3.  Observe, record and report to the therapist the conditions, reactions and responses related to assigned duties.  

4.  Maintain daily records of treatments and document progress notes on residents as directed by the therapist.  

5.  Assist with admission screening.  

6.  Assist the therapist in consulting with family members, physicians and other health care professionals, as appropriate.  

7.  Assist with the care of the physical therapy department and equipment.  

8.  Assist the Physical Therapist with in-service programs and other meetings as assigned by the Physical Therapist.  

9.  Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency.

About the Area:

Ghent is an invigorating rural town centrally located in Columbia County. It is tucked away in the beautiful Hudson Valley of Upstate New York. It is the sort of place where people leave their front doors unlocked and neighbors know one another by name. Despite a blink-and-you'll-miss-it Main Street, it is a destination for visitors with stylish hotels, art, stylish shops and sophisticated restaurants. 
Easy 2 hour train ride from Manhattan
5 hours to Niagara Falls
40 minutes to Albany
2 ½ hours to Boston, Massachusetts
3 hours to Scranton, Pennsylvania

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications
1.  Graduate of an approved Physical Therapy Assistant program.  

2.  Current license or eligible for license under statutes in the state of practice.  

3.  Prefer experience in a setting serving the same age/type of resident population served by this facility.  

4.  Excellent oral and written communication (neat handwriting) and interpersonal skills.  

5.  Ability to understand and follow the directions of the Physical Therapist and the policies and procedures of the facility.

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