Job Information

AdventHealth Physical Therapist Assistant PRN Days in Zephyrhills, Florida

Description

Physical Therapist Assistant AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, FL 33541

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Zephyrhills:

  • AdventHealth Zephyrhills Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN / Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Responsible for providing treatment as directed by the Physical Therapist. Adheres to standards of Physical Therapy practice.

  • Ability to observe and evaluate treatment effect, discusses observations with Physical Therapist.

  • Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.

  • Demonstrates the ability to competently perform all items on the skills inventory/competency checklist.

  • Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Graduate of an accredited School for PT Assistant

  • Physical Therapist Assistant degree

  • Current Florida PTA license

  • Valid BLS

Job Summary:

The Physical Therapy Assistant implements patient care for assigned patients under the direction of a Physical Therapist in accordance with the FPTA standards and pursuant to Florida Department of Professional Regulation, Chapter 486.021 (b): “The practice of PT Assistant means a person who is licensed in accordance with the provisions of this chapter to perform patient related activities, including the use of physical agents, whose license is in good standing and whose activities are performed under the direction of a PT as set forth in rules adapted pursuant to this chapter”.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Rehabilitation Services

Organization: AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Req ID: 21026892

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.