Physical Therapy Assistant
Per Diem, Days - Committed - As needed, day and weekend availability preferred. Committed Float pool requirements: 2 Saturdays a month, 1 Holiday per year and 1 Special Needs day per year.
Sellersville, PA 18960
Internet Explorer (IE) users: To avoid application errors, please install IE8 (not in compatibility mode) or a newer version.
Grand View Health is a leader in the healthcare community, recently earning an "A" Grade for Patient Safety from The Leapfrog Group. Located in Upper Bucks County, Grand View Health is a well-established, independent hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. Our employees enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a top-ranked hospital in a collaborative, community environment. Grand View Health: Recognized for excellence, chosen for caring.
Under direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist, the Staff PTA helps carry out treatment interventions as directed by the Physical Therapists. The Staff PTA also performs designated routine tasks related to the operation of the department. The incumbent demonstrates competency in skills necessary to provide quality service/care to primarily adolescent, adult and geriatric-age patients in an acute care and outpatient setting, or acute inpatient rehabilitation unit setting.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Associate's degree from an accredited institution in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and over 1 year to 3 years experience required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrated problem solving skills required.
Strong verbal communication and listening skills required.
Effective interpersonal skills required.
Ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions required.
Competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems required.
Possesses familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) required.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Physical Therapist Assistant, licensed upon hire, required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire, required.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
Career, Employment, Jobs, Opening, Staff, Department, Unit, Office, Occupation, Compensation, Salary, Benefits, Hospital, Health Care, Clinic, Healthcare, Physician, Medical, Clinical, Physical Therapist, Physical Therapy, Rehab, Rehabilitation, Recovery, APTA, American Physical Therapy Association, Physiotherapy, Physiotherapist, Physiatrist, Physiatry, Mobility, Motor Skills, Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA, Physical Therapy Aide