Physical Therapist Assistant - Locust Grove, VA

ID158027
Full Time Regular
5477 Germanna Hwy
Locust Grove, VA 22508-2018
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Job Description

Experience the power of physical therapy in Locust Grove with Select Physical Therapy! 

Our outpatient physical therapy center in Locust Grove, VA is now hiring a compassionate and driven licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to provide exceptional patient care experiences. Locust Grove is nestled between Fredericksburg and Culpeper making an easy commute for those in and around central Virginia. This is an outpatient PT/OT centers which specializes in general orthopedics, sports medicine and industrial rehabilitative services. We are able to consider new graduate physical therapist assistants with Virginia license ready to start. We have full time PTs and PTAs on staff  treating a diverse mix of teens through geriatrics.  An ideal candidate has previous outpatient orthopedic experience, but we are willing to consider new graduates who are focused on OP ortho.  This is a full time position for 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.  Some nights until 6pm will be required but they are balanced with earlier days. Part time and per diem schedules are also available. 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 specific goals. 

Hours Needed: Variety of schedules are able to be considered from full time to part time and/or per diem (PRN as needed).

Full time starts at 32 hours and includes full medical and paid time off benefits:

  • UNMATCHED continuing education program with internal CEU accrediting courses, national certifications, journal clubs and more.
  • National network of over 100 OT's and CHT's
  • Affordable PPO Benefits with Tobacco Free Discounts
  • Company matching 401(k) and more.

For Additional Details, Contact Our Regional Recruiter- Shanel!

Shanel Green

Sr. Regional Recruiter- Outpatient Division Select Physical Therapy

610-223-5944 Cell

[email protected]

 

Select Physical Therapy is a part of Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division, a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with almost 1800 centers in 37 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

Responsibilities

  • 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 care.
  • Maintains positive level of interaction with facilities and clients. Enhances and expands client relations with facilities and their staff.
  • In states where permitted: document in charts using accepted medical terminology and format.

Qualifications

Required Credentials:

  • 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

Physical Requirements:

  • 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 day/shift.
  • 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 directions.
  • Ability to push wheeled equipment throughout the facility and in the community.
  • 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.

Additional Data

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.

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