Physical Therapist Assistant PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/4/2022


Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Physical Therapist Assistant AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 

AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

9100 West 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits available Day One
  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:


You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Implements an established treatment plan of care established by a Physical Therapist utilizing Practice Standards and recommended techniques, insurance guidelines and patient's needs.
  • Monitors patient response and progress to treatment and with consultation with the Physical Therapist, modifies treatment plan as appropriate
  •  Monitors patient response and progress to treatment and communicates with the Physical Therapist to modify treatment plan as appropriate
  • Documents and Charges accurately, completely, and timely using measurable and objective terminology, following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department /hospital policy and procedures  
  • Educates patients, family members, and caregivers about identified needs
  • Provides discharge planning assistance and information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and community support programs
  • As appropriate communicates effectively with patients, family and health care professionals within and across care settings and communities

What You Will Need:

  • Basic Life Support From the American Heart Association
  • Physical Therapy Assistant

Job Summary:

Conducts medically prescribed physical therapy under the supervision of a physical therapist

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

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