Physical Therapy Assistant - Home Health
Job Summary:This position is accountable to evaluate and treat referred home health patients to assist in their return to optimal functional and physical condition and prevent additional disability. Duties and responsibilities are performed according to standards outlined in the competency based evaluation tool. The incumbent in this position will support the mission, vision, values and strategic initiative of MediCorp Health system and must demonstrate a commitment of quality service to our patients, the public and our co-workers. The incumbent in this position will be responsible for compliance with all federal and state laws and regulations governing the privacy and of patients' protected health information.Essential Functions & Responsibilities:Implements individual treatment plans to provide patients with effective care.Provides appropriate and thorough teaching to patients and their caregivers.Completes clinical records, schedules and administrative tasks.Provides interdisciplinary communication in order to share information and assist with patient management.Participates in staff and administrative meetings. Qualifications:LPTA with current Virginia licensure required.One year health care experience preferred.