Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)
Company: Massapequa Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing
Posted on: August 6, 2022
Massapequa Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing - Massapequa
Center Rehabilitation & Nursingis committed to improving our
patients' quality of life & autonomy through innovative
rehabilitative services, and an exceptional level of
client-centered care and attention. We are seeking a compassionate
and enthusiastic Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) to join our
interdisciplinary team of skilled health care professionals at our
skilled nursing facility in Amityville!
Physical Therapy Assistants work closely with Physical Therapists
and other PTAs to provide rehabilitative care to patients.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Counsel patients and their families on what to do following
Assign specific exercises for the patient and help the patients do
Assist residents with using devices, such as walkers, and other
equipment to help them regain movement and reduce pain.
Use a variety of techniques, including stretching exercises and
massage, to treat patients.
Assist and help transport patients when moving to and from the
Observe the patients they are working with before, during and after
therapy and report notes to the Physical Therapist.
CPR Certification (Preferred)
Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant (Preferred)
Physical Therapy Assistants: 1 year (Preferred)
We believe that our employees are the foundation to providing
optimal patient care, we equip them with the support and tools to
excel. For our full-time employees, we also offer a flexible and
comprehensive medical package, paid-time off, 401k, competitive pay
rates and so much more!
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