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Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)

Company: Interim HealthCare of West Palm Beach
Location: Vero Beach
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)in Vero Beach/Sebastian FLDiscover a new lane in therapy where treatments are personal and outcomes are optimal. As a Home Health Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA), you'll help patients regain their strength, manage their pain and reach their goals in a home setting where therapy is customized to their daily lives.As the nation's first home care company, Interim HealthCare - understands the value of home-based care to individuals struggling with strength and mobility challenges. As a Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), you can be the person who shows up and helps turn things around. If you're ready for a challenging and rewarding new career path, you are made for this!Our Home Health Physical Therapist Assistants (PTAs) enjoy some excellent benefits:

  • 1:1 therapist-to-patient ratios where you impact outcomes
  • Flexible assignments, autonomy and work-life balance
  • Online training, growth and ability to earn CEUs
  • Tuition discounts through Rasmussen UniversityAs a Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), here's a big-picture view of what you'll do:
    • Acts at the direction and under the supervision of the treating physical therapist and in accordance with the plan of care.
    • Participates in the development and evaluation of the plan of care in partnership with the patient and caregivers.
    • Assists the treating physical therapist in documenting the treatment and intervention, patient's response to the treatment, a patient's progress towards goals.
    • Effectively communicates with other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team providing care to promote coordination of patient care and planning for discharge.
    • Coach and educate patients and family on their plan of care, established goals, exercises and self-care.A few must-haves for Home Health Physical Therapist Assistants (PTAs):
      • Current licensure, registration, or certification as a Physical Therapist Assistant in Florida
      • Minimum of 2 years of physical therapy assistant experience, ideally in home healthcare
      • CPR certification
      • Knowledge of state and federal home health regulations
      • Good clinical judgement, strong interpersonal skills, dexterity and compassionWhy Work for Interim HealthCare?Founded in 1966, Interim HealthCare is the nation's first home care company and a leading employer of Home Health Physical Therapist Assistants (PTAs). Operating through 300+ offices, our commitment to you is expressed through a family-oriented culture that values and appreciates therapists, and a passion to put patients first. Join a nationwide network of PTs who are making a significant impact in the lives of others through the personalized, home-based therapy they provide.Interim HealthCare is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.#HomeHealth#WPBHPPandoLogic. Keywords: Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Location: Vero Beach, FL - 32960

Keywords: Interim HealthCare of West Palm Beach, Palm Bay , Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Healthcare , Vero Beach, Florida

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