Community Health Systems Physical Therapy Assistant-PRN in Granite City, Illinois

Description:

The Physical Therapy Assistant is a skilled professional who has completed an educational program approved by the American Physical Therapy Association. The assistant s function is to administer therapeutic procedures utilized in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, as directed by the physical therapist. The Physical Therapy Assistant Identifies patients in need of re-assessment or intervention by the physical therapist and routinely collaborates with the physical therapist regarding the plan of care

Qualifications

Education:

Graduate of physical therapy program from accredited school, with a degree in Physical Therapy

Experience:

One or more years experience is preferred. New graduates eligible.

Licenses/Certificates:

Must possess and maintain a current State of Illinois Physical Therapist license, or be license eligible. Must possess current certification from the American Heart Association for Basic Life Support (BLS) for healthcare providers.

Job: Physical Therapy / Rehabilitative Services

Organization: Gateway Regional Medical Center

Location: IL-Granite City

Requisition ID: 1759065

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.