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The Centers at St. Camillus Physical Therapist Assistant - PTA Full Time in Syracuse, New York

Overview

Become Rooted in Caring for Life with The Centers at St. Camillus!

At The Centers at St. Camillus, we’re Centered on Celebrating our Employees.

Our team is what makes St. Camillus an amazing place to work. If you are a PTA who wants to be part of an amazing team, we want to meet you!

Responsibilities

Performs skilled, technical work in the application of physical therapy treatments and related duties as assigned and directed by a qualified physical therapist. The work is performed under the supervision of a qualified physical therapist who evaluates the patient, develops treatment plan, and designates the specific responsibilities to the physical therapist assistant.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Administer modalities; perform massage techniques; administer therapeutic exercise regimens including ROM, PRE, facilitation, etc., gait training and functional training as treatment procedures according to the directions of the physical therapist.

  • Assist or conduct group classes or activities.

  • Observe, record, and report patient’s reaction to treatments and programs to the supervising physical therapist.

  • Provide for and oversee safety precautions during all phases of treatment.

  • Confer with the physical therapist and other health care personnel regarding formulation of patient total care and treatment plans.

  • Assist in the physical and psychological preparation of patient for therapy.

  • Teach patient and family proper use and care of equipment such as braces, wheelchairs, and prosthetic devices.

  • Perform record keeping functions and clerical activities related to maintenance and execution of Physical Therapy program.

Qualifications

Must have successful completion of a two (2) year APTA approved program for Physical Therapist Assistant leading to an AA degree, or the equivalent in accordance with New York State requirements.

Why work at St. Camillus? Our employees enjoy an array of benefits including:

  • Paid Time Off for Full and Part Time Employees

  • Affordable Health/Dental/Vision Plans

  • Company Funded Life Insurance and Health Reimbursement Account

  • Retirement Plan

  • On the Centro Bus Line

  • Free parking

  • On-site cafeteria

    If you are interested in joining a team of professionals who are committed to providing high quality services in a caring environment, we want to hear from you!

    To find more information about The Centers at St. Camillus and Integrity Home Care Services visit our website at http://www.st-camillus.org

    EOE/Affirmative Action Employer

Posted Date3 weeks ago(10/6/2021 4:26 PM)

Job ID 2021-1747

Category Rehabilitation/OT/COTA/PT/PTA/Speech Therapy

Salary Depending on Experience

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