Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA
Location:
Essex , Vermont
Posted:
December 28, 2016
Reference:
2107_13323
Overview:

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Physical Therapy Assistant, PTA for a per diem opportunity performing home health visits to clients located throughout Chittenden and Washington Counties. One year of experience required - home health care experience preferred.

 

As a home health PTA, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides rehabilitative care and skilled nursing to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home.

 

At BAYADA, we believe our employees are our greatest asset.  We are committed to investing in people and nurturing their desire to grow.  Watch this video to learn more about field employee career pathing: 

 

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities for a PT - Physical Therapist include:

  • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
  • Carry out treatment plans as prepared by the Physical Therapist.
  • Educate and instruct clients, family members, and/or other caregivers in activities necessary to promote the client’s social and emotional well-being, safety, and independent living.  
  • Accurately document observations, interventions and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.
Qualifications:

Qualifications for a PT - Physical Therapist include:

  • Must have a current PTA license in the State of Vermont.
  • Have graduated from a two-year college level program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association, as indicated by school transcript or diploma.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational skills and problem solving skills
  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred

 

BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

  • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values
  • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities
  • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks
  • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability
  • Benefits may include medical, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

Apply now for immediate consideration.

 

Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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