LewisvilleRecruiter
the smart solution for Lewisville jobs

Physical Therapist Asst. Pool

Company: Encompass Health
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Job Description:

Physical Therapist Asst. Pool The Physical Therapist Assistant provides physical therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines. In addition, the position: - Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, and caregivers - Requires effective communication skills for departmental and interdepartmental relationships - Requires competency in physical treatment - Performs physical therapy treatment tasks as delegated by and supervised by physical therapists - Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met The Physical Therapist Assistant creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment. Benefits To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more. For more information on available Benefits, please click here. Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapist can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home. We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes. You will use standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Auto Ambulators, Bioness, Interactive Metronome, Hand Mentor, SmartStep, Anodyne, Wii and CAPs may be available. Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline. Job Code: 100016 License or Certification: - Must have current state license or certification; in states where licensing is not required, defer to state practice act - CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy Education, Training and Experience: - Successful completion of an Associate's degree from an accredited physical therapy assistant program preferred Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate - Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirementsAddress: 3901 Armory Road, Wichita Falls 76302Shift: Day JobJob ID:

Keywords: Encompass Health, Lewisville , Physical Therapist Asst. Pool, Healthcare , Wichita Falls, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Registered Nurse (RN) Division Resource Float Pool NICU - West
Description: Standard br br Qualifications: br br br br Come see what is happening at Medical City Healthcare, one of the region's largest, most comprehensive health care providers in Dallas-Fort Worth (more...)
Company: HCA.
Location: Irving
Posted on: 12/19/2018

Burn Unit RN Travel Nurse Jobs
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Burn Unit RNAre you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified registered (more...)
Company: Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018

Host/Hostess - United Regional Health Care System
Description: Overview: About Aramark Aramark NYSE: ARMK proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world s leading educational institutions, (more...)
Company: ARAMARK
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018


Registered Nurse - RN - MS (Contract)
Description: Medical Surgical MS Travel Registered Nurse RN Contract Available in Wichita Falls, TX. Medical Surgical Registered
Company: Favorite Healthcare Staffing
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018

RN / Registered Nurse Job in Wichita Falls, Texas / Hospital
Description: Emergency Nurse br Texas br Length of Assignment: 3 months br Shift: 7PM-7AM br Currently looking for experienced and energetic ER Registered Nurses RN for job openings in the Texas area. Interested (more...)
Company: MAS Medical
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018

Med Surg Travel RN: Wichita Falls, TX
Description: Tailored Healthcare Staffing is seeking a
Company: Tailored Healthcare Staffing
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018

RN Registered Nurse Med-Surg
Description: Standard br br Qualifications: br br br Registered Nurse RN br br Medical Surgical Unit br br Full-time br br Nights 7p -
Company: HCA.
Location: Irving
Posted on: 12/19/2018

RN/Operating Room
Description: Operating Room Assignment: Wichita Falls, TX Employer is looking for qualified candidates for an assignment in Wichita Falls, TX. This assignment
Company: Coastal Healthcare Resources, Inc.
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018

Physical Therapist Assistant Travel Job in Wichita Falls, TX
Description: br We're seeking a PTA who likes to travel, has an independent or entrepreneurial spirit and who might want to gain experience helping patients recover from injuries, illnesses, and surgeries at acute (more...)
Company: Jackson Therapy Partners
Location: Wichita Falls
Posted on: 12/19/2018

Registered Nurse (RN) Divison Resource Float Pool Acute Care
Description: Standard br br Qualifications: br br br Come see what is happening at Medical City Healthcare, one of the region's largest, most comprehensive health care providers in Dallas-Fort Worth br (more...)
Company: HCA.
Location: Irving
Posted on: 12/19/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Lewisville RSS job feeds