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Physical Therapist Assistant - Nurse On Call

Company: Nurse On Call
Location: Tiverton
Posted on: May 3, 2024

Job Description:

We are hiring for a full-time Physical Therapist Assistant to join our team at Nurse On Call in Lincoln, RI. This position covers the Tiverton, RI area! We do train for documentation as well! At Nurse On Call, a part of LHC Group we embrace a culture of caring, belonging, and trust and enjoy the meaningful connections that come from it: for the whole patient, their families, each other, and the communities we serve-it truly is all about helping people. We strive to offer benefits that reward the whole you! employee wellness programs flexibility for true work-life balance holidays & paid time off continuing education & career growth opportunities company-wide support & resources to help you achieve your goals Take your career to a new level of caring. Apply today! The Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA, LPTA) performs treatment and provides exercise instruction and patient education aimed at improving/enhancing the patient's well-being while following the established plan of care. Responsible for following all state specific laws governing the provision of physical therapy in home care, to follow the treatment set only as defined by the supervising PT; to perform only those procedures that he/she is qualified and trained to perform and to make all recommendations for changes in the plan of care to the supervising Physical Therapist. Instructs and aids patients in active and passive exercise, muscle re-education, gait, functional, ADL, transfer, safety, and prosthetic training. Observes, records, and reports to the supervising PT, the nurse supervisor, and/or the physician the patient's response to treatment and changes in the patient's condition. Coordinates care with the other members of the healthcare team as appropriate. Instructs patient, family, caregiver, and other members of the health care team in the areas of therapy within the scope of the physical therapy assistant. License Requirements Current licensed, registered, or certified to assist in the practice of physical therapy in state of Rhode Island Current CPR certification is required Current driver's license, vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation --s-p-m1-- By applying, you consent to your information being transmitted by Monster to the Employer, as data controller, through the Employer's data processor SonicJobs. See LHC Group Privacy Policy at https://lhcgroup.com/privacy/ and SonicJobs Privacy Policy at https://www.sonicjobs.com/us/privacy-policy and Terms of Use at https://www.sonicjobs.com/us/terms-conditions

Keywords: Nurse On Call, Fall River , Physical Therapist Assistant - Nurse On Call, Healthcare , Tiverton, Massachusetts

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