Physical Therapy Assistant Pelvic - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab - East Orlando at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/17/2021

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  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    10/17/2021
  • Job ID:
    21031193
  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
Pelvic Physical Therapist Assistant - AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab East Orlando 
Location Address:  7975 Lake Underhill Road, Orlando, FL 32825
Join our team of over 40 Outpatient Clinics across Central Florida as we continue to grow!  You will be part of a winning team of experts dedicated to whole-person care to help our patients heal, strengthen and renew.  We have career opportunities in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Polk, Volusia, Flagler and Lake Counties for dedicated Team of therapists, clinicians  and staff willing to carry on AdventHealth’s mission in the communities we serve. 

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Sports Medicine & Rehab 

  • Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
  • Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
  • Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
  • Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
  • Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
  • Be part of a Team of Winning Care that supports  Orlando Magic, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Daytona International Speedway, Walt Disney World, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Citrus Sports, Orlando Solar Bears, Lakeland Magic, runDisney and Track Shack.
Work Hours/Shift:  Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 7:00 pm, shifts will vary based on patient volume 
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Based on the findings and goals established by the Physical Therapist evaluation, the Therapist Assistant implements an individualized treatment plan of care utilizing Practice Standards and recommended techniques, insurance guidelines and patient’s needs. Modifies treatment plan as appropriate based upon on-going assessments and consultation with the Physical Therapist.
  • Collects patient data and communicates to the Physical Therapist regarding discharge recommendations when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to the standards of practice and payer guidelines.
  • Documents accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting. Uses measurable and objective terminology, following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department /hospital policy and procedures.
  • Charges patients accurately, timely and legibly according to guidelines of the CPT code format, price file and according to insurance guidelines.
  • Utilizes knowledge of growth and development for assigned patient age population. Evaluates for age-appropriate behavior, motor skills and physiological norms of the patient. Interprets data relative to patient age. Modifies approach and communication skills appropriate to the patient served, which may include: Neonate/Infant (birth < 1), Pediatric (1 < 12 yrs), Adolescent (12 < 18 yrs), Adult (18 < 65 yrs) and Geriatric (65 + yrs).

Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • Associate’s degree in Physical Therapy
  • Current valid State of Florida license as a Physical Therapist Assistant.
  • Temporary State of Florida permit as Physical Therapist Assistant*
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 
  • Previous experience treating pelvic therapy patients preferred
  • Completion of Level 1 Pelvic Floor conintuing education or certification in Pelvic Therapy preferred. 
Job Summary:

The Physical Therapy/Therapist Assistant provides direct and indirect services to specific age groups in the acute care, inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation settings. Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Department. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies. May supervise other Physical Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapist Assistant interns, technical aides and volunteers. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


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

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