Full Time Physical Therapist Assistant

I believe my work is my calling.
With Gentiva's recent acquisitions of Odyssey Hospice, Harden Healthcare, Girling Home Health and Hospice, we offer home health, hospice, therapy, rehabilitation and community care services in many of our locations throughout the country.
Gentiva has over 40 years of experience in healthcare.
With over 550 locations in 40 states, our clinicians care for 110,000 patients every single day.
This affords us the opportunity to create best practices and develop them into industry-leading protocols and specialties.
As a Home Health Physical Therapist Assistant, you will:
Provide therapy services planned, delegated and supervised by the qualified Physical Therapist consistent with the patient's approved Plan of Treatment.
Observe patients during treatment, compiles data and report patient's progress to Physical Therapist.
Act as a liaison and maintains contact with patients, Physical Therapist, Clinical Manager(s), other members of the healthcare team and the community in assuring effective care coordination and appropriate resource referrals.
Recommend to Physical Therapist possible modification to existing physical therapy treatment plans and training needs to achieve maximum results.
Maintain and submit documents as required by the Company and/or facility.
Accurately and thoroughly document patient care observations, interventions and evaluation on the day services are rendered.
Assist qualified Therapist with preparation of patient progress notes.
Participate in Performance Improvement activities as assigned.
Communicate information that enable collection and root cause analysis of data to identify opportunities for improvement.
Maintain the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in nature.
Share information only when recipient's right to access is clearly established and sharing of such information is in the best interest of the patient.
Maintain/enhance clinical practice skills by attending, participating in/conducting staff development/continuing education program.
Required Skills Qualifications:
Degree from an accredited Physical Therapist Assistant Program (approved by the APTA) A minimum of six months physical therapist assistant experience preferred Home Health experience a plus Current and unrestricted PTA licensure Current CPR certification Good organizational and communication skills Required Experience keywords :
, Physical Therapist Assistant, Therapist, Physical Therapy Assistant, homecare, home care, healthcare, health care, home health, ortho, orthopedics, orthopedic therapist, therapy, balance dysfunction, rehab, outpatient, out patient, rehab setting, rehabilitative, therapeutic, acute care, rehabilitation, geriatrics, outpatient, outpatient therapy, APTA, Girling, Girling Home Health, Girling Hospice, AmHeart Hospice, Asian American Home Health, Asian American Hospice, Girling Healthcare, Harden Home Health, Harden Hospice, Healthfield, Iowa Hospice, Missouri Home Care of Rolla, Omega Hospice, The Home Option, Girling Community Care, Odyssey, Vista Care, VistaCare, Olsten Kimberley Quality Care MON

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