Physical Therapy Assistant
Per Diem, Days - Committed - As needed, day shift during the week & on weekends (2 weekend days/month)
Sellersville, PA 18960
Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
Under supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist, the Staff Physical Therapy Assistant 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. Demonstrates competency in skills necessary to provide quality service/care to the 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 to 3 years of 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.
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