Physical Therapy Assistant - PTA
Competitive Compensation, based on experience.
Excellent Benefits Package
New Physical Therapy Assistant Program Grads Welcome
Location: Hornell, New York
The Physical Therapy Assistant team member will assist with ensuring the health and well being of the residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services.
This position is responsible assisting in the administration of skilled physical therapy treatments ensuring that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.
Assist the Physical Therapist in planning, developing and carrying out treatment programs and procedures for residents.
Writes observations of resident’s behavior and progress in Progress Notes.
Maintains statistical records and other departmental reports as requested by Physical Therapist.
Assist with in-service training programs upon request.
Assist with keeping supplies in good order and daily sanitation of equipment.
Arrives to work on time, regularly, and working as scheduled; responsible for own transportation.
Utilizes electronic timekeeping system.
Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff members of this facility.
- Graduation from an approved school of Physical Therapy
- New York license to practice Physical Therapy Assisting
- Two years experience in Physical Therapy preferred.
- New PTA Grads Welcome
- Interest in physical therapy treatments for the geriatric and sub acute population utilizing a team approach.
ABOUT THE AREA:
Hornell is a City located in Steuben County. It is a small town environment with city conveniences. You can never tire of the 4 changes of seasons.
The nearby Finger Lakes provide many recreational and nature activities. Two state parks and four county parks just a short distance away. There is always something to do- boating, fishing, kayaking, hiking, skiing, wine tours, shopping, and restaurants.
Alfred University is close by and offers vocational and occupational education programs at the Wildwood campus.
45 min to corning
30 min to Watkins Glen
1 hour to Rochester