Physical Therapist Assistant

Randolph, VT
day shift

*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.
 **PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT**Day shiftGreen Team Randolph, VT service areas include: Randolph, Tunbridge, Strafford, Sharon, Pomfret, Royalton, Bethel, VT areas.  We need additional staff to provide in home services in the fastest growing segment of community health - Homecare and Hospice!Position Objective:Physical Therapist Assistant will maintain a case load of home care clients through assessment, plan of care, coordination and implementation, of evidence based care for each client, with the support of an interdisciplinary care team.  This includes but is not limited to: appropriate treatment intervention, evaluation of outcomes, and utilization of services to ensure that patient care needs are met. Will participate in weekend rotation.Performance Expectations:Clinical assessment and treatment of patients referred by a licensed physician.   Evaluates patient's need for physical therapy and develops appropriate treatment plan. Refers patient to other professionals or agencies when appropriate. Provide appropriate care and treatment to patients based on physician care plan, agency policy and professional standards of care. Coordinate and communicate treatment activities with health care team members and the patient, instructs family members, PT's, Home Health Aides, and other caregivers in appropriate physical therapy techniques. Contribute to the professional development of new staff and health professional students.Education and Licensure Required: Associates Degree in PTA Must be licensed in NH & VT, hold a Valid Drivers License and agency level auto insurance.
Required Qualifications
General Certifications(BLS/BCLS)

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