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Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) - Camp Pendleton, California
Details: RGB Group is seeking for one (1) part time Licensed Massage Therapist to work Monday through Friday between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. for a four (4) hour shift in Naval Hospital Mental Health Department at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA. Responsibilities include: Assist Physical Therapists in performing tests and measurements of muscles, nerve, skin, temperature, and range of motion, posture, strength and the ability to perform activities of daily living. Promote patient self-reliance and independence. Provide a full range of physical therapy assistant services, including the services given below, as directed by the supervising physical therapist. Carry out a program of corrective exercise and treatment for assigned patients, as directed by the head physical therapist. Administer traction to relieve neck and back pain, using intermittent and static traction equipment. Instruct, motivate, and assist patients to learn and improve functional activities, such as pre-ambulation, transfer, ambulation, and daily-living activities. Fit patients for, adjust, and train patients in the use and care of orthopedic braces, prostheses, and supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, walkers, and wheelchairs. Observe patients during treatments and compile and evaluate data on patients' responses to treatments and progress and report orally or in writing to the physical therapist. Confer with members of the physical therapy staff and other health care team members, individually and in conference, to exchange, discuss, and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment programs. Coordinate with other departments and the clinic staff to provide complete care to patients. Act as a liaison with nursing, medical staff, and other therapists to facilitate problem solving and coordination of services. Act as educational resource. Give orientation, direction, and instruction to new physical therapy assistants and physical therapy aides. Measure patient's range-of-joint motion, length and girth of body parts, and vital signs to determine effects of specific treatments or to assist physical therapist to compile data for patient evaluations. Establish constructive relationships with individual patients for the purpose of exploring interests, attitudes and abilities through interview and observation. Monitor treatments administered by physical therapy aides. Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering telephone, taking messages, filling out forms, scheduling patients, and staffing the reception area. Maintain and care for department equipment and supplies and storage. Maintain department records and files in accordance with facility policies.
Physical Therapy Assistant - PTA
Details: If you take pride in your work and want to help people achieve their long-term goals, then we want you to join our team at Dynamic Rehab! We are a rehabilitation and skilled nursing center known for its commitment to enhance every patient’s quality of life. At Dynamic Rehab our main goal is to help our patients and employees achieve their highest potential. We believe that for our patients to receive the best possible rehabilitation, our employees must be happy and enthusiastic about their roles. Therefore, we offer our employees an extensive selection of high quality benefit programs at low costs as part of our commitment to create a workplace where employee satisfaction is a priority. Dynamic Rehab is seeking a hardworking and diligent Physical Therapist Assistant to help our physical therapists provide treatment that improves patient mobility, relieves pain and prevents or lessens the physical disabilities of patients. As a Physical Therapist Assistant, you will be working alongside experienced physical therapists in a state-of-the-art facility designed to provide patients with the ability to exercise, receive instruction and experience therapeutic methods such as electrical stimulation, mechanical traction and ultrasound. A large part of your job as a Physical Therapist Assistant is to help make therapy sessions more productive, engaging and generally less stressful for both the patient and the physical therapist. If you are passionate about helping people and believe that you have the potential to be an excellent Physical Therapist Assistant, then Dynamic Rehab may be the best choice for you! Physical Therapist Assistant – PTA Job Responsibilities As a Physical Therapist Assistant, one of your duties will be to record the patient’s responses to treatments and report the outcome of each treatment to the physical therapist. You will keep the treatment area clean and organized and instruct, motivate, safeguard and assist parents as they practice exercises and functional activities. Additional responsibilities include: Preparing for each patient’s therapy Assisting in the transportation of patients when moving to or from a treatment area Ordering depleted supplies Answering the phone Filling out insurance forms and other paperwork Reading patient evaluations Being very familiar with the Plan of Care the physical therapist set in place for any given patient and, if need be, relaying any concerns about the Plan of Care Administering balance and muscle strength tests Physical Therapist Assistant – PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant Instructor | Physical Therapy Professional
Details: Physical Therapist Assistant Instructor | Physical Therapy Professional Job Description: Are you a dedicated and enthusiastic physical therapy professional ready to make a difference by educating students who are eager to train as physical therapist assistants? Bring your talents and skills to Remington College, a non-profit, non-traditional institution with high ethical standards, fostering a culture in which you can make a difference. We’re seeking a physical therapy professional, preferably with some teaching experience, to join the academic team at our Cleveland Campus on an adjunct basis, working days. Salary is competitive. Physical Therapist Assistant Instructor (Non-Profit Education) Job Responsibilities: As an adjunct Physical Therapist Assistant Instructor, you will train students in your field of expertise using accepted and approved instructional methodology. Additional responsibilities include: Preparing lesson plans using industry-standard education approaches (e.g., multimedia, adult learning methodology). Teaching courses as assigned, instructing and evaluating students, developing students’ skills and encouraging growth, and tracking their attendance, performance, and grades. Participating in various administrative activities (e.g., attending faculty/staff meetings or in-service meetings), graduation ceremonies, and continuing professional development activities. Supervising and monitoring students' use of tools and equipment. Observing and evaluating students' work to determine progress, providing feedback, and making suggestions for improvement. Administering tests to measure progress and evaluate training effectiveness. Benefits: We offer our full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package including: Medical, dental, and vision Insurance. Life and AD&D insurance. Short-term and long-term disability insurance. 401(k) plan. Flexible spending accounts. Tuition reimbursement. Employee family scholarship program. Paid time off. Learn more about us at Remington College . How to Apply: Qualified applicants: Please click APPLY NOW. We provide reasonable accommodation where appropriate to applicants with disabilities Physical Therapist Assistant Instructor (Non-Profit Education) Non-Profit, Non-Traditional
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