Physical Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA, Home Health

US-HI-Hilo
2 months ago
Position ID
2017-19936
Category
Physical Therapy
96720

Overview

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant to perform home health visits in Hilo, HI.  We need individuals who are enthusiastic about working in the home setting – are compassionate, excellent, and reliable, and can help our clients maintain a safe quality of life with independence and dignity in the comfort of their own home.  As a home health PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant, 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.

 

BAYADA has a special purpose: to help people of all ages have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity. We believe our clients and their families deserve the highest quality home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability - our core values. With more than 200 offices nationwide, founder Mark Baiada still maintains the same compassionate, human focus that made our first office unique in 1975.

 

We currently have a need on a PART-TIME and PER DIEM basis between HONOMU-PUNA.

 

Responsibilities

PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant Responsibilities include:

  • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic areas.
  • 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 state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

 

Qualifications

PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant Qualifications include:

  • Must have a current PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant license in the State of Hawaii.
  • 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
  • Benefits may include medical, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability.  Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader.

 

For immediate consideration of the PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant position, please contact Jason Milarii, Recruiting Manager at 808-281-7824 or at jmilarii@bayada.com.

 

PTA - Physical Therapy Assistant

 

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Posted Date

10/12/2017

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