Jul 30, 2021

PT Assistant - Berthoud Care

  • Ensign Therapy
  • Berthoud, CO, USA

Job Description

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Our expanding network of independently owned and operated healthcare facilities is growing in the Northern Colorado area and we are seeking a PRN PTA to join our in-house therapy team at Berthoud Care and Rehabilitation in Berthoud, CO. As a member of our team, you can expect excellent leadership, facility level decision making, and most of all, a fun work environment where you are appreciated and supported to do your best work. We care about the WHOLE you. Ask us about our competitive compensation, career development, continuing education and mind-body-spirit wellness programs! Berthoud Care and Rehabilitation receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. We have been in-house with therapy for many years and our therapy and nursing teams work collaboratively to ensure outstanding outcomes for our patients. While some companies are preparing for layoffs or demanding outrageous productivity levels, we are gearing up for even more amazing rehab programs. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career. Duties:
  • Treat patients as directed by the Physical Therapist and adhere to facility documentation guidelines.
  • Record treatments given and progress notes in medical record.
  • Assist in maintaining department.
  • Participate in Patient Care and Rehabilitation Conferences.
  • Assist with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area.
  • Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans.
  • Participate in in service training programs for other staff in the facility.
  • Record treatment charges per the facility policy and procedures.
  • Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance program.
Experience/Qualifications: Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant This position is open to PTA's at all experience levels. Desired Skills:
  • Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process
  • Superior interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide
  • Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice
  • Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity
  • Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence
  • Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.