Home Care Physical Therapist Assistant- PTA
Company: Interim HealthCare
Posted on: January 12, 2022
Full -Time PTA Position. - Are you looking to spread your
Physical Therapy Assistant wings into the homecare forum? - If
you're interested in helping people get "back up and running" in
their homes instead of a lab or gym setting, we would love to
Interim HealthCare of South Bend is currently seeking a Full Time
PTA that is willing to travel in the South Bend, Elkhart, Plymouth
and surrounding areas, and assisting clients in Physical Therapy in
the home! We operate in the South Bend, Mishawaka, Elkhart, and
Goshen Areas - (St. Joseph, Elkhart, Marshall counties).
Health, Dental Vision Insurance
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Paid Vacation, sick and holiday
Performance based pay increases
Essential Functions: Participates in ongoing interdisciplinary
assessment of the patient.
Acts at the direction and under the supervision of the treating
physical therapist and in accordance with the plan of care.
Assists the treating physical therapist in documenting a patient's
progress and response to treatment.
Completes and submits timely, legible, accurate, relevant and
sufficient documentation (written or electronic) addressing the
treatment and interventions provided, the patient's response to the
treatment and interventions, and the patient's progress toward
goals in accordance with professional standards of practice, policy
and procedures, and payor requirements.
Counsels and educates the patient and the family, and other
caregivers to promote patient progress toward mutually established
goals and in meeting healthcare related needs.
Participates in Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement
Accesses personal health information ("PHI") necessary to fulfill
the above duties and responsibilities. - Access to use and ability
to disclose PHI is further defined by each
Licensure, Minimum Education & Experience Requirements: Current
licensure, registration, or certification as a physical therapist
assistant, -in Indiana.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required: Able to provide proof of
current CPR certification.
Able to perform and prioritize multiple functions or tasks.
Able to read and interpret technical instructions related to the
care of the patient and use of equipment in providing
Able to visually and aurally observe and assess the patient.
Able to provide proof of valid driver's license.
Able to provide proof of valid auto liability insurance if
assignment(s) include driving own vehicle to transport patient.
Working Conditions & Physical Effort: Able to constantly travel
within geographic area serviced by office from assignment to
Meets the applicable health requirements to provide patient care
per applicable law or regulation.
Work is normally performed in a residence, aggregate living
facility, school or occupational setting.
Occasional exposure to communicable diseases, blood borne pathogens
and/or potentially infectious or hazardous materials and situations
that require following extensive safety precautions and may include
the use of protective equipment (e.g. face masks, goggles, latex
and or non-latex gloves).
You can start THIS WEEK: - if your license is in good standing, you
have an active CPR certification, proof of a physical within the
last 6 months, proof of a TB test within the last 12 months, and a
passing drug screen! - Interim Healthcare is required to follow all
Federal guidelines for Covid-19 and vaccination status. Interim
HealthCare provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all
employees and applicants for employment without regard to race,
color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age,
disability or veteran status. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
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