Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)
Outpatient Physical Therapy Clinic - Worcester, MA

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We currently have an opening for a physical therapist assistant to join our outpatient clinic in Worcester MA.

We are looking for any experience level, committed and motivated individual. Required Skills/Qualifications: Physiological Knowledge, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Creating a Safe, Effective Environment, Organization, Patient Services, Documentation Skills, Listening, Verbal Communication. Valid state driver's license. Current Massachusetts PTA license.

We offer exceptional pay rate and professional work environment.

Physical Therapy Assistant Job Duties:

Contributes to physical therapist's effectiveness by identifying patient care issues; providing information and commentary; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physical therapy directives.
Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying therapy histories.
Assesses abnormal conditions by reviewing physical therapist's interpretations of patient evaluations and test results.
Documents patient care services by charting in patient records.
Performs therapeutic procedures by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities; and in using supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; promoting wellness and health maintenance.
Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Maintains legal and accreditation compliance by adhering to policy positions concerning federal, state, and local regulations.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Enhances physical therapy reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

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