HealthPro Nursing Solutions LLC dba Perfect Choice Staffing Physical Therapist Assistant in Yonkers, New York
Assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. Assist physical therapists to perform patients' tests, measurements, and evaluations. Discuss patient cases with the doctor and physical therapists, social workers, nurses, and psychologists. Instruct clients and their families about exercises to be continued on the patient's own. Educate and motivate patients in mechanized exercises. Monitor the effects of different types of treatments and conferred with the physical therapist to attain maximum benefits. Administer manual therapeutic exercises to advance and maintain muscle function. Secure clients in or on therapy equipment. Assist in deep and surface massage techniques. Oversee the work of Physical Therapy Aides and student internees. Record patients' treatments, response times and development.