Physical Therapist Assistant - Physical Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant Pivot has an immediate need for a passionate and proven outpatient Physical Therapist Assistant in Washington, DC. If you are licensed Physical Therapist Assistant looking for rewarding career in a setting that supports career growth, clinical excellence and team work, apply now.* New Grads Welcomed - Mentorship Provided!*Job Summary:The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) assists the Physical Therapist in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. The Physical Therapist Assistant reports to the Clinic Director.As a Physical Therapist Assistant, your typical day includes:* Monitoring response to therapy as delineated in the Guide to Physical Therapy Practice* Incorporating progressive exercise programs in patient care that focus on functional transition, progressive loads, progressive volume, and a commitment to high-level functioning* Providing skilled manual therapy and modality use with patients when indicated by the therapist* Educating patients about physical therapy, their treatment plan, injury prevention, ergonomics, and ways to promote health* Completing required documentation as per compliance and regulatory guidelines* Delegating appropriate patient care support activities that adhere to state practice guidelines to non-licensed clinical staff* Notifying the evaluating physical therapist of any matters pertaining to the care of the patient as neededWhy Pivot?:* Competitive salary commensurate with experience* Medical, dental, and vision insurance; 401(k) plans* Clinical advancement opportunities including New Grad Mentorship and Orthopedic and Manual Therapy Specialty certifications* $1,000 in CEU reimbursement plus an online subscription to MedBridge Education with unlimited online CEUs* Weekly eligibility to participate in the Clinic Bonus Incentive Plan* Full Evidence in Motion access membership subscription* Federal holidays, floating holidays, and PTOYou are a great fit if you:* Are a graduate of an accredited physical therapy assistant educational program* Have a valid physical therapist assistant license* Have knowledge of current physical therapy treatments* Have experience working in an outpatient physical therapy settingClick here to see the full job description.