Physical Therapist Assistant

Therapy Management Corporation Bunkie , LA 71322

Posted 4 days ago

Therapy Management Corporation is an industry leader in therapy services and operates in multiple states.

At TMC, we believe the foundation for success starts with our employees. We approach each day at TMC with enthusiasm, dedication and creativity. Our team members take pride in representing the "Committed to Service Excellence" philosophy every day. TMC is dedicated to providing stability, exceptional clinical education, job satisfaction, as well as, opportunities for career and professional advancement. We offer our employee's competitive compensation, a diverse benefit package and so much more!

TMC has employment opportunities in Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living, Independent Living Facilities and Outpatient Clinics. Our Rehab teams are comprised of highly skilled, dynamic, passionate professionals who promote the most positive outcome for each of our patients.

We are confident that our history of providing therapy services with uncompromised quality and our "Commitment to Service Excellence", as well as opportunities for personal and professional growth make us the employer of choice in the therapy services industry.

Responsibilities:

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists the registered Physical Therapist in carrying out procedures and programs.

  • Performs routine treatment procedures in accordance with the planned program.

  • Observes, records and reports to his/her supervisor conditions, reactions and responses related to his/her assigned duties.

  • Reports any pertinent findings to the registered therapist.

  • Helps maintain appropriate records.

  • Participates in educational activities of the facility.

  • Directs Physical Therapy Aides regarding physical therapy treatments as necessary and appropriate at the time of treatment under the supervision of a registered Physical Therapist.

  • Maintains specific treatment area where he/she has given treatment.

  • Communicates with patient's physician as necessary regarding patient's progress, treatments, etc., in consultation with the supervising Physical Therapist.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an approved and accredited therapist program.

  • Current certification with the American Physical Therapy Association.

  • Licensed by the State in the designated geographic area in his/her respective therapy profession.

  • Demonstrates the ability to perform the following tasks without posing a threat to the health or safety of him/herself or others without risk to self, co-workers, caregivers, or patient; lift, turn, move position, and transport the patient into and out of beds, chairs, bathtubs, wheelchairs, lifts, etc.

  • Demonstrates the ability to perform a minimum of minimal assist transfer." Minimal assist transfers are defined for purposes of this document as the ability to lift and control 50 pounds.

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