Physical Therapist Assistant Part Time Weekends at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/29/2021


Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tavares, FL
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Physical Therapy Assistant AdventHealth Waterman

Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman

  • Immediate Health Insurance Coverage
  • Great benefits such as: Onsite daycare, educational reimbursement
  • State of the art unit with “Pod” Structure
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time, Weekends

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Administers treatments as discussed in the plan of care including application of physical agents, and manual techniques to improve and maintain function.  Instructs, motivates, and assists patient to perform various functional physical activities and exercises.
  • Observes patients during treatments to compile and evaluate data on their responses and progress, and provide results to physical therapists in person or through treatment notes.
  • Confers with physical therapy staff or others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment.
  • Instructs patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home, and educates patient and family regarding patient’s condition, progress, or lack thereof, and documents such in the patient chart.
  • Assesses effects of treatment at various stages and confers with physical therapist to adjust treatments to achieve maximum benefit and outcome.
  • Provides for the patient’s safety and wellbeing in all therapeutic or transporting activities.
  • Records treatment, charges, response, progress, and discharge disposition in patient’s chart in a timely manner

What You Will Need:

  • Graduate of an accredited physical therapy assistant program
  • Must possess a valid Florida physical therapist assistant license.
  • Active BLS Certification

Job Summary:

Physical therapist assistant will follow the plan of care, provide training in functional activities and monitor patient progress.  Physical therapist assistant will work with patients with varied diagnoses.

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

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