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|Position:||PTA - Physical Therapist Assistant|
|Company:||Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare|
|Job Location(s):||Elmhurst, IL|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Employment Type||Part Time|
|Starting Salary Range:|
|Required Education:||Associate Degree|
|Required Experience:||2 to 3 years|
|Required Security Clearance:||None|
|Related Categories:||Healthcare - Therapists/Podiatrists|
|Position Category:||Physical Therapy|
|Job Title:||PTA - Physical Therapist Assistant|
|Location:||Marianjoy at Park Place of Elmhurst|
|Employee Type:||Nonexempt benefit eligible (20-40hr)|
|Hours Per Two Weeks:||40|
|Work Schedule:||The schedule for this position is Monday through Friday on the day shift and will included Rotating weekends and holidays.|
|External Description:||As highly valued members of Marianjoy's care team, our therapists take a holistic approach to rehabilitation, focusing on the total needs of each patient - body, mind and spirit.|
As a physical therapist assistant at Marianjoy, you will be part of an interdisciplinary team of skilled clinicians. You will utilize advanced clinical protocols to serve adult and pediatric patients in a variety of areas including brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, neuromuscular, orthopedic/ musculoskeletal and pain management.
The Physical Therapist Assistant assists with providing safe and effective physical therapy services to persons impaired by physical illness or injury, congenital or development disability and/or the aging process, under the direction and supervision of a licensed physical therapist in all practice settings.
Marianjoy provides competitive salaries and benefits that include tuition reimnursement, specailized training certification courses, a Master Clinician Program, and extensive in-house and external continueing eduation benefits.
|Qualifications:||Associate degree from an accredited program.|
Current IL PTA Licensure or license eligible.
Current CPR certification.
Two to three years of previous work experience delivering physical therapy services in a program and environment similar to Marianjoy is preferred.
Applicable treatment knowledge of preferred practice patterns related to various patient populations. Understanding of state, federal, and professional practice laws, regulations, and licensing requirements. Basic computer proficiency is required.
Above average written and verbal communication skills. Flexibility and ability to manage work in a changing environment.