Physical Therapist Assistant

Brookdale Home Health
Mechanicsville, VA
Nov 18, 2021
Nov 24, 2021
Full Time
Description IntroductionAre you passionate about the patient experience? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant today with Brookdale Home Health covering the Richmond, VA area.BenefitsWe are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Brookdale Home Health, we offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible SpendingPaid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave401KA' (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)Academic AssistanceA' andA' ReimbursementsA' for Tuition and Student LoansEmployee DiscountsA' including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.Home,A' Auto, andA' Pet InsuranceEmployee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)Short TermA' &A' Long Term DisabilityA' coverageAdoptionA' AssistanceLegal BenefitsA' and lots more!Learn more about Employee BenefitsCome join our team as a Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant. We care for our community! Just last year, HCA Healthcare and our colleagues donated $13.8 million dollars to charitable organizations. Apply Today!Job Summary and QualificationsProvides Physical Therapy services to patients with in their homes. Will assist in the assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation. Functions under the supervision of a Physical Therapist. PTA will adhere to applicable practices of physical therapy, policies and procedures and state regulations.What you will do in this role: Optimize the physical abilities and skills of patients by assisting in the screening of patients, implementing treatment for assigned patients, delivering treatment to achieve identified goals according to the established treatment plan, documenting progress toward identified goals and communicating patient status and needs to the patient, the patientA cents € (TM) s family, the staff and other professionals as appropriate under the direction of the registered and/or licensed physical therapist Assists in the selection of Physical Therapy techniques/media and in the sequence of activities, adapts techniques/media as indicated by patient performance and following consultation with the Physical Therapist. Monitors patientA cents € (TM) s response to intervention and consults with Physical Therapist if modification is indicated. Adheres to department and patient schedules and modifies as appropriate for treatment regime. Adapts treatment under the supervision of a Physical Therapist to meet the personal needs of the patient.What qualifications you will need:A' AssociateA cents € (TM) s degree from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant programCertifications, Licenses, and other Special RequirementsCompletion of state exam.Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in good working order Our home health agency is committed to providing excellent, multidisciplinary services delivered by an experienced team of healthcare professionals. We offer skilled nursing, therapy, and social work services in the comfort of our patientA cents € (TM) s homes. A' Under the supervision of a physician, our team of professionals develop an individualized plan of care for patients with the goal of restoring independence as quickly as possible. HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses. "The great hospitals will always put the patient and the patient's family first, and the really great institutions will provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the individual."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.HCA Healthcare Co-FounderIf you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Physical Therapist Assistant opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.A' Unlock the possibilities and apply today!We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.