Providence St. Joseph Health

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Kadlec Physical Therapy Assistant in Richland, Washington

Description:

Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Physical Therapy Assistant to join our growing Physical Therapy team located in Richland, Washington!

Shift Details: 1.0 FTE, Full Time, Day Shift.

Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited educational institution required.

  • Current WA State Physical Therapy Assistant Licensure required.

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.

  • School clinical experience/rotation required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a hospital setting preferred.

  • Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As a Physical Therapy Assistant you will perform physical therapy treatments, provides exercise instructions and demonstrations for patients and does related work as assigned within the scope of Washington Administrative Code.

  • Administers physical therapy treatments on patients under the direction of the patient's assigned physical therapist within the scope of service.

  • Provides exercise instruction and demonstration as designated in the therapist's care plan.

  • Assesses the needs of the patient; makes appropriate suggestions to the therapist regarding changes in short and long term goals.

  • Consults with the therapists to select appropriate exercises, modalities, or a combination thereof to achieve goals as outlined by the therapist.

  • Documents progress in the patient's chart according to department procedures.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

https://kadlec.jobs/benefits-information

Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Washington-Richland

Req ID: 280983

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