Physical Therapy Asst PRN in Wytheville, VA at Wythe County Community Hospital

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

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Job Description

Wythe County Community Hospital

Under the direction of the Director of Rehabilitation and the Clinical Supervisor and supervising physical therapist who is responsible for establishing and implementing the plan of care when providing direct clinical care to a patient the physical therapist assistant will provide high quality, cost effective therapeutic intervention to patients participating in rehabilitation programs.  Will provide education regarding prevention and treatment of injury and disease to patients and to the community and demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment, treatment options and care appropriate to the ages of patients served – adult and geriatric.  A physical therapist assistant will assist in emergency situation as appropriate and perform other duties related to the function of the rehabilitation program when assigned as well as follow policy and procedures set by WCCH and maintain clinical competencies through continuing education. 

Job Requirements

  1. Current licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, and in good standing with the Board.
  2. BLS certification required within 30 days of hire.

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