Job ID 85996 Full / Part Time: Full-Time
Location: Baystate VNAH - Ware
Under the direction of a licensed physical therapist, performs a variety of physical therapy activities to assist in the treatment of patients. Executes plans of care established by a physical therapist and communicates changes in patient status in a timely manner. Adheres to standards of practice and follows policy and procedures to ensure safe and effective patient treatments and functional outcomes. Provides treatment and follows up clients on an inpatient, outpatient basis. Provides age-appropriate care to patients as assigned. Demonstrated knowledge of developmental stages for the following age groups (infant/child, adolescence, adult and older, geriatrics) . Incumbent is expected to perform other similar duties as assigned. Management has the right to change or add to the job responsibilities at any time.
Minimum Education: Associate’s Degree. Graduate of an accredited PTA program
Experience: At least 1 year of experience
Mid-Level PTA skills, physiological knowledge, health promotion and maintenance, creating a safe, effective environment, bedisde manner, clinical skills, pain management
License: Commonwealth of MA Allied Health Professions Physical Therapist Assistance Required
CPR Certification Required
Driver’s License Required
Weekend and holiday rotation
Schedule: Monday through Friday
Territory: Ware, MA and surrounding towns
Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Location/Region: Ware, MA