Therapist / Physical Therapist Assistant Job in Lubbock, Texas / Skilled Nursing Facility - (Lubbock)
Posted: Sunday, July 9, 2017 10:16 PM
Century Rehab Position ProfilePosition: Physical Therapy Assistant [PTA]Status: Full-Time, Part-Time, Contract Travel or Consistent PRNCaring. Committed. Compassionate. Complete.Century provides Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech-Language Pathology to patients in skilled nursing and out-patient facilities. Our long-term partner medical facilities offer outstanding opportunities, with competitive compensations, for dynamic therapy professionals, who provide quality services by evaluating and treating patients. We are founded on the principles of "doing the right thing" daily for our patients, employees and client partners.Summary:Physical therapy can be extremely rewarding because you have the opportunity to help people with limited mobility regain some level of independence. Our long-term Partner nursing home facilities offer outstanding opportunities, with competitive compensations, for dynamic Physical Therapist Assistants, who provide quality services by assisting with evaluation and treatment of patients to reduce pain as well as restore strength and flexibility in an attempt to limit physical disability. This position must provide superior communication skills, customer satisfaction and follow required guidelines while maintaining nursing home and Century Rehab's stellar reputation.Position Focus:Once the Physical Therapists conduct routine examinations to measure each patients' balance, posture and muscle performance as well as review and understand their medical history, they develop a customized rehabilitation and treatment plan to increase strength and lessen pain. Treatment plans often include different exercises and stretches, as well as hands-on therapies and machines to assist with improving muscle strength, range of motion and motor function.Physical Therapist Assistants require a mix of skillful, hands-on care and organizational acumen. They are a key part of the clinical team, who make sure both the patients and the facility therapy practice move smoothly. Physical Therapist Assistants aid Therapists in helping patients with rehabilitation treatments and techniques to benefit patients and regain some level of mobility. Physical Therapist Assistants will usually teach proper exercise techniques and encourage patients to adopt a fitness plan to help strengthen their muscles with exercise equipment. They may also assist with other duties, such as cleaning therapy spaces and recording data on patient progress.Requirements:-Maintain valid state Physical Therapist Assistant License is required-Must possess intermediate computer skills-Therapy services leadership and delegation experience-Provide appropriate level of communication and-Supervision of Physical Therapy Assistants at multiple sitesCompensation and Benefits: (Full-time only)Competitive compensationAccrued Paid Time Off beginning day oneContinuing Education reimbursementProfessional DevelopmentLicensure ReimbursementsExcellent benefits, per company plan, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Long-term and Short-term Disability, 401K, PTOMonthly, quarterly and annual Incentives for rehab directorsBonus' for referred employeesIf you are looking for:An excellent opportunity for professional growth in a positive environment with experienced mentors and clinical support, apply today with our National Talent Acquisition experts, who will assist in finding the ideal opportunity for you:Please forward your resume and current compensation via email to: Brittany.Price@centuryrehab.com or call (225)439-3842Keywords:Century, physical, manual therapy, geriatric, healthcare, orthopedic, acute care, rehab, rehabilitation, home health, SNF, ALF, hospital, clinic, neuro, neurological, sub-acute, post-acute, outpatient, skilled nursing, modalities, ADL, activities of daily living, OT, OTR, OTA, COTA occupational therapy, occupational therapist, occupational therapy assistant, certified occupational therapy assistant, physical therapy, physical therapist, physical therapy assistant, PT, PT,PTA, speech therapy, speech pathology, speech pathologist, speech therapist, SLP, CFY, SLP-CCC, SLP-CFY, swallowing, dysphasia, aphasia, video fluoroscopy, manager, supervisor, team leader, director of rehabilitation, director of rehab, DOR.
• Location: Lubbock
• Post ID: 14509808 lubbock