• Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA

    Location US-VT-White River Junction
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/4/2018 3:11 PM)
    Position ID
    2017-18900
    Category
    Physical Therapy
    Zip
    05001
  • Overview

    BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA for a per diem opportunity performing home health visits to clients located throughout the Upper Valley. One year of experience required - home health care experience preferred.

    As a home health PTA, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides rehabilitative care and skilled nursing to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home.

    At BAYADA, we believe our employees are our greatest asset. We are committed to investing in people and nurturing their desire to grow. Watch this video to learn more about field employee career pathing:

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities for a PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant include:

    • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
    • Carry out treatment plans as prepared by the Physical Therapist.
    • Educate and instruct clients, family members, and/or other caregivers in activities necessary to promote the client’s social and emotional well-being, safety, and independent living.  
    • Accurately document observations, interventions and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a touch pad tablet.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications for a PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant include:

    • Must have a current PTA license in the state of Vermont and New Hampshire.
    • Have graduated from a two-year college level program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association, as indicated by school transcript or diploma.
    • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
    • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational skills and problem solving skills.
    • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.

     

    BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

    • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
    • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
    • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks.
    • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability.

    Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

     

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    Posted Date

    4/4/2018

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