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Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA

Company: Creative Health Solutions, LLC
Location: Fort Wayne
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Overview:Physical Therapist Assistant Overview:The Physical Therapist Assistant (P.T.A.) performs physical therapy treatments under the clinical supervision of the Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapist Assistant participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing support and information within the area of Physical Therapy.Responsibilities:Physical Therapist Assistant Responsibilities: Provide Physical Therapy treatments to patients according to treatment plans developed by the Physical Therapist. Assist the Physical Therapist when performing tests, evaluations, and complex treatment procedures. Observe, record and report to the Physical Therapist patient conditions, reactions and responses related to treatment. Maintain daily records of treatments and document progress notes on patients as directed by the Physical Therapist and company policy. Completes documentation in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and applicable standards and administrative and clinical requirements. Reports to work as scheduled. Assist the Physical Therapist in consulting with family members, physicians and other health care professionals, as appropriate. Assist the Physical Therapist with in-service programs and other meetings as assigned by the Physical Therapist. Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinicalcurrency. Act in compliance with CHS Policies and Procedures, State, Federal and Professional Organization regulatory and professional standards and guidelines. Consistently utilizes appropriate treatment interventions for each patient served that are individualized and ensure appropriate level of challenge, sophistication, and complexity to facilitate maximal patient progress and outcomes. Attend and participate in staff meetings and other meetings as requested.IND123Qualifications:Minimum Qualifications/Requirements Associate of science degree in Physical Therapy Assistant. Current license or eligible for license under statutes in the state of practice. Demonstrates competency in applying the principles, methods, materials and equipment used in Physical Therapy to the patient population served by this facility. Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Adequate computer skills in order to complete required job duties and computerized documentation. Ability to understand and follow the directions of the Physical Therapist and the policies and procedures of Creative Health Solutions. Strong organizational skills in order to effectively maintain multiple projects simultaneously. Requires creativity as well as ability to work independently.

Keywords: Creative Health Solutions, LLC, Fort Wayne , Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA, Healthcare , Fort Wayne, Indiana

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