May 26, 2020

PT Assistant - Timberwood

  • Ensign Therapy
  • Livingston, MT 59047, USA

Job Description

Timberwood Nursing & Rehab Center in Livingston, TX, is seeking a Physical Therapy Assistant to join our wonderful in-house therapy team. Help us create and implement great therapy programs, provide excellent patient care, and work closely with our highly qualified facility staff, residents and their families. We see a diverse mix of orthopedic, neurological and cognitive disorders, and a large percentage of our patients complete their rehab programs and return to home. We are proud of our beautifully remodeled and well equipped gym as well as our caring and well trained facility staff. In return for your professional passion and clinical expertise, we can offer you a highly competitive rate of pay, comprehensive benefits including paid CEUs and many career growth opportunities.    Timberwood 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. 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 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 PTAs 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    Timberwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is 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.