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Physical Therapist Assistant

Arnett Hospital
Date Posted
15 January, 2021
Schedule & Shift
Full Time
Day
Requisition Number
300595
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Physical Therapist Assistant

Job Description

Overview

We are looking for a Physical Therapist Assistant to join our team at Arnett Hospital!

Experience in inpatient acute care is preferred. It is also important to have interested in lymphedema wrapping. This individual should be a team player, patient-focused, flexible with hours at work, have good time management, and be able to work around other disciplines. Another part of this job is teaching weekly small classes (joint replacements, nursing training).

Physical therapist assistants provide direct patient care and selected physical therapy treatments under the supervision of a physical therapist. PTA's assist in the clinical education of physical therapy students and clinical supervision of physical therapist assistant students as well as provide guidance and supervision for support personnel. Willingly participates in related activities in support of patient care, education and department operations.

This is a full time, day shift position. There are weekend and holiday rotations with this position.

Looking for an opportunity with a growing company? Apply today - we can't wait to hear from you!

 Requires graduation from an accredited physical therapist assistant education program, or if foreign trained, graduation from an assistant physical therapist education program outside the US with educationally equivalent coursework accepted by Indiana PLA. Requires certification as an Physical Therapist Assistant in the State of Indiana. Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Physical Therapist Assistant Role

Overview

We are looking for a Physical Therapist Assistant to join our team at Arnett Hospital!

Experience in inpatient acute care is preferred. It is also important to have interested in lymphedema wrapping. This individual should be a team player, patient-focused, flexible with hours at work, have good time management, and be able to work around other disciplines. Another part of this job is teaching weekly small classes (joint replacements, nursing training).

Physical therapist assistants provide direct patient care and selected physical therapy treatments under the supervision of a physical therapist. PTA's assist in the clinical education of physical therapy students and clinical supervision of physical therapist assistant students as well as provide guidance and supervision for support personnel. Willingly participates in related activities in support of patient care, education and department operations.

This is a full time, day shift position. There are weekend and holiday rotations with this position.

Looking for an opportunity with a growing company? Apply today - we can't wait to hear from you!

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     Requires graduation from an accredited physical therapist assistant education program, or if foreign trained, graduation from an assistant physical therapist education program outside the US with educationally equivalent coursework accepted by Indiana PLA. Requires certification as an Physical Therapist Assistant in the State of Indiana. Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.

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