PT Assistant - Orem

Orem
Orem Utah
Per Diem
 
Orem Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is seeking a PRN PTA to join our passionate and dynamic in house therapy team. Enjoy a fully renovated facility with a 3000 square foot therapy gym, indoor pool, aquatic therapy program and state of the art equipment. We see a diverse and interesting adult patient population with a wide variety of diagnoses. We seek a great clinician who is interested in implementing programs and providing excellent therapy services to our patients. In return, we can offer a work environment where you will be respected and valued as a clinician along with competitive compensation and continuing career growth opportunities.
Orem Rehabilitation and Nursing Center receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.
Duties:
  • Treat patients as directed by the Physical Therapist and adhere to facility documentation guidelines.
  • Record treatments given and progress notes in medical record.
  • Assist in maintaining department.
  • Participate in Patient Care and Rehabilitation Conferences.
  • Assist with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area.
  • Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans.
  • Participate in in service training programs for other staff in the facility.
  • Record treatment charges per the facility policy and procedures.
  • Instruct patient’s families or nursing staff in maintenance program.
Experience/Qualifications:
Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant
This position is open to PTAs at all experience levels.
Desired Skills:
  • Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process
  • Superior interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide
  • Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice
  • Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity
  • Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence
  • Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department
Orem Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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Last updated 2021-11-09
 
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