Under the direction of the physical therapist, implements specific medically prescribed physical therapy programs for individual patients to restore function and prevent disability. Documents the case appropriately for all pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients. Assists in performing treatment as developed and directed by the physical therapist, maintains and completes documentation, department records and reports and contributes to the efficient productive operation of the therapy unit.
Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant Program required. Must be licensed in the state of Michigan. Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to interact with patients, visitors and associates.