Community Health Systems PRN Physical Therapy Assistant in Granite City, Illinois

Description:

The Physical Therapy Assistant is a skilled professional who has completed an educational program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association. The assistant s function is to administer therapeutic procedures utilized in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, as directed by the physical therapist. The Physical Therapy Assistant Identifies patients in need of re-assessment or intervention by the physical therapist and routinely collaborates with the physical therapist regarding the plan of care

Qualifications

Education:

Graduate of physical therapy program from accredited school, with a degree in Physical Therapy

Experience:

One or more years experience is preferred. New graduates eligible.

Licenses/Certificates:

Must possess and maintain a current State of Illinois Physical Therapist license, or be license eligible. Must possess current certification from the American Heart Association for Basic Life Support (BLS) for healthcare providers.

Job: Physical Therapy / Rehabilitative Services

Organization: Gateway Regional Medical Center

Location: IL-Granite City

Requisition ID: 1734242