Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant - UVA Continuum Home Health-Rockingham or Augusta Counties
Job ID: R0026105 | Healthcare Specialists | Full time | Charlottesville, VA
Under the direction and control of a Licensed Physical Therapist the Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant may assist the Physical Therapist in performing selected components of physical therapy intervention to include treatment measurement and data collection.
  • Implements established therapy treatment plans and provides therapy interventions under the direction of a licensed therapist.
  • Documents patient care according to professional standards and departmental guidelines.
  • Actively participates in quality improvement program development and professional growth activities.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $20.68 - $32.05 Hourly

Education: Associate's Degree.

Experience: No experience required.

Licensure: Licensed to practice as a Physical Therapist Assistant within the Commonwealth of Virginia and/or certification with the appropriate credentialing Board of the profession. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.

Job requires frequently bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 50 - 100lbs. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

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Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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