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|Position:||Physical Therapy Assistant|
|Company:||Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare|
|Job Location(s):||Wheaton, 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, Healthcare - Assistants/Aides/CNAs|
|Position Category:||Physical Therapy|
|Job Title:||Physical Therapy Assistant|
|Employee Type:||On Call / PRN|
|Hours Per Two Weeks:||0|
|Work Schedule:||This is a network float on-call position. We are seeking an individual for supplemental staffing needs. Typical hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.|
|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 a premium hourly rate for this float position
|Qualifications:||Associate degree, accredited by an agency recognized by the Secretary of the United States Department of Education is required. |
Maintains license to practice as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the State of IL(or licensure application on file with the State Department of Professional Regulation), if required by state of practice. Maintains 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.