Physical Therapist Assistant
Company: NovaCare Rehabilitation
Posted on: June 17, 2022
Per Diem Physical Therapist Assistant in our outpatient orthopedic
center for Mentor, OH
Experience the power of physical therapy! Our outpatient physical
therapy center in Mentor is now hiring a compassionate and driven
licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to provide exceptional
patient care experiences. This is an outpatient PT/OT centers which
specializes in Ortho, Sports and Geriatrics.
Seize this opportunity to join our highly trained and respected
outpatient physical therapy team that provides preventative and
rehabilitative services that help improve quality of life for the
community in which they live and work. We utilize a variety of
evidence-based treatment and manual therapy techniques to create
individualized treatment plans that help each patient achieve their
Unique Location/Job Details:
Unique Location/Job Details: OP experience preferred but new grads
welcome. Candidate needs to be able to travel between multiple
centers for coverage needs. OP PT in the home may also be an option
for new hire to gain more hours
Extensive continuing education opportunities.
Ask about our learning opportunities including journal clubs and
We offer excellent benefits including.
An unmatched Continuing Education Program.
NovaCare is a part of Select Medical's Outpatient Division, a
nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient
physical rehabilitation with almost 1900 centers in 39 states and
the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate
primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation,
Kessler Rehabilitation Center and KORT. Our highly respected
clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services
that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop
individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's
specific goals. Our integrated local market network allows us to
effectively partner with physicians, employers, payors and case
managers to achieve optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective
manner. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training
services to professional sports teams, colleges, universities and
high schools. #ACN
Implements, with minimal supervision, high quality physical therapy
services for patients, caregivers and facilities in accordance with
the principals and practices of physical therapy and with Select
Medical policies and procedures.
Develops treatment plans, supervises assistants and aides,
contributes to case management, and provides quality patient
Maintains positive level of interaction with facilities and
clients. Enhances and expands client relations with facilities and
In states where permitted: document in charts using accepted
medical terminology and format.
A valid state license (where applicable), registration or
certification as a Physical Therapist Assistant upon graduation
from an approved curriculum for Physical Therapist Assistants, and
having passed a national examination for Physical Therapist
Assistants certified by the CAPTE.
State license and/or certification must be valid in the state in
which the individual will practice.
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Ability to lift patients using biomedical techniques frequently
throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be capable of
easily lifting fifty (50) pounds of weight alone.
Ability to walk, bend, stand, and reach constantly during a work
Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to maintain accurate
records, recognize people, and understand written direction.
Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give
Ability to push wheeled equipment throughout the facility and in
Fine motor skills adequate for scheduling and preparing patients,
equipment, and supplies for treatment.
Ability to participate in sustained activities for many hours in
duration in accordance with state labor laws.
Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects
diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees
are treated during employment without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
Keywords: NovaCare Rehabilitation, Mentor , Physical Therapist Assistant, Healthcare , Mentor, Ohio
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