Physical Therapy Assistant - Extended Care (On-Call)
Providence Health & Services
June 9, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant to the Providence Extended Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. (On-Call)We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
The Physical Therapy Assistant will deliver physical therapy services according to the plan of care described by a Physical Therapist and/ordered by a physician licensed in the State of Alaska.
In this position you will:
Provide physical therapy to residents under the direction of a Physical Therapist as prescribed by a physician licensed in the state of Alaska.
Document progress toward goals in the medical record according to facility guidelines.
Provide resident, family and staff education in a variety of settings.
Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.
Perform other related duties as required.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate from an associate degree program in Physical Therapy Assistant
Current license from the state of Alaska as a Physical Therapy Assistant
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year of clinical experience with physical disabilities
About the Transitional Care Neighborhood
The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)