Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA, Senior Living

US-MD-Gaithersburg
6 days ago
Position ID
2017-20444
Category
Physical Therapy
20879

Overview

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA for a part time opportunity performing home health visits within senior living facilities to clients in Montgomery County, MD.  One year of experience required - home health care experience preferred.

 

BAYADA Senior Living offers a comprehensive continuum of care to its clients, including traditional home care under the Medicare Part A benefit, as well as outpatient therapy services under the Medicare Part B benefit.  The foundation of the program is exceptional clinical care and relationship management as BAYADA clinicians become a true healthcare partner in the senior living communities.  Communities include assisted living, independent living, senior congregate living, 55+ communities, and intermediate care facilities for clients with intellectual disabilities.

Responsibilities

Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA Responsibilities include:

  • Make facility 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 state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

 

Qualifications

Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA Qualifications include:

  • Must have a current PTA license in the State of MD.
  • 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.  Apply now for immediate consideration.

 

Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA

Posted Date

11/13/2017

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