Job: Physical Therapist Assistant

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Posted: 04/05/2017

Job Reference #: 400004700A0

Job Type: Healthcare - Therapy/Rehab Services Healthcare - ALL CATEGORIES

Keywords: rehab

Jobing Description

Centura Health Physician Group (CHPG) offers providers a true opportunity to live their calling to care while experiencing the support of a built-in comprehensive network, vast resources, professional growth, trusted leadership, generous benefits and an amazing quality of life with locations that span Colorado and into Western Kansas. CHPG is proud to connect providers and consumers through state-of-the-art technology, clinical resources and professional expertise to help people live healthier. Our coordinated services represent a full continuum of care – from preventive and early diagnoses to leading-edge treatment and life-saving critical care. CHPG’s ability to deliver better health care value is the direct result of combining the best clinical tools, shared resources and medical expertise with a patient-centered approach that emphasizes Centura Health’s mission and commitment to quality, compassion and service.


 


JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 101863


RECRUITER: Jenny Coddington


CLINIC: Orthopedics


DETAILS: Per Request Needed


HOURS: Variable


Occasional travel to other sites to meet the needs of the clinic may be required.


 


Position Summary


Responsible for a continuum of treatment by providing care to patients with neuromuscular, orthopedic and other physically-related disorders requiring strengthening, modalities, manual therapy, neuromuscular re-education and training in activities in daily living under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist. Utilizes rehab process to promote and restore optimal health and well-being of the patient. Participates in professional responsibilities, including documentation, program development, teaching, and enhancement of clinical skills.


Minimum Education Requirements


Associates Degree from an accredited Physical Therapist Assistant program


Minimum Experience Requirements


Previous work experience providing direct patient care in outpatient, inpatient or inpatient rehab unit, preferred Ability to perform basic treatments of orthopedic, neurological and medical patients Prior use of electronic medical records (EMR), preferred


License/Certifications


Current Colorado Physical Therapist Assistant licensure Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association


 


Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

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