Physical Therapy Assistant

Requisition ID
2021-178568
Department
Home Health and Hospice
Hours / Pay Period
80
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Facility / Process Level : Name
CHI Franciscan Health at Home
Location
WA-University Place

Overview

HAH CHI Franciscan Health at Home

 

CHI Franciscan Health at Home has provided home care and wellness services for over 6 years. Their innovative services and specialty programs recognize the needs of each patient and promote the highest quality of life. Their goal is to ensure all services consistently exceed quality measures and the expectations of patients and referring physicians. CHI Franciscan Health at Home’s quality care is provided through a team of registered nurses, social workers, companions, dieticians, aides and physical, occupational and speech therapists.

Responsibilities

CHI Franciscan Health at Home is recruiting for a full-time Physical Therapy Assistant to join our team! This position would serve patients throughout Kitsap county, Washington.  The Physical Therapy Assistant follows the treatment plan and assists patients in their therapeutic and physical rehabilitation, under the direction of the Physical Therapist.

 

  • Performs visits as prescribed in the physician’s plan of treatment and in compliance with state and federal regulations and guidelines.
  • Uses clinical skills to monitor patient status and response to treatment and care provided.
  • Reports changes in patient condition to appropriate personnel and the attending physician.
  • Demonstrates sensitivity to patient and/or caregiver needs, customs or feelings.
  • Provides patient care education to patients and other caregivers.
  • Completes and submits all required documentation in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Submits appropriate and timely written documentation on all visits to the supervising Physical Therapist (PT) for cosigning.
  • Meets with PT for general supervision to ensure all state specific requirements are met, including but not limited to; frequency of meetings as it pertains to years of practice, duration of the meetings; amount of face-to-face meetings required.
  • Participates in case conferences, summary reports, quarterly record review, in-services or special case orientations.

 

Why should you join our team?

  • Competitive pay 
  • Referral Bonus
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Free CEUs
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Electronic charting
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Personal Days
  • Inexpensive Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance with different plans to choose from
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company paid Short term and Long term disability
  • Company-paid Life insurance equal to 2x annual salary
  • 401K Retirement Plan with employer contribution AND employer match!

Qualifications

  • Associates degree from an accredited school approved by the American Physical Therapy Association.
  • Currently licensed to practice in the state serviced.
  • Must obtain and maintain current CPR and FA certification.
  • One year of physical therapy experience in a clinical setting required.
  • Home Care Experience Preferred

At CHI Franciscan Health at Home, we're dedicated to making a difference in peoples' lives every day. It's what made you become a therapist in the first place. Join our team and make a difference with us!

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