Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist Assistant - Transitional Care in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant to the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. This is an On-Call/PRN position.

The Physical Therapist Assistant will deliver physical therapy services according to the plan of care described by a Physical Therapist and/ordered by a physician licensed in the State of Alaska.

In this position you will:

  • Provide physical therapy to residents under the direction of a Physical Therapist as prescribed by a physician licensed in the state of Alaska.

  • Document progress toward goals in the medical record according to facility guidelines.

  • Provide resident, family and staff education in a variety of settings.

  • Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.

  • Perform other related duties as required.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an associate degree program in Physical Therapy Assistant

  • Current license from the state of Alaska as a Physical Therapy Assistant

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of clinical experience with physical disabilities

About the Transitional Care Neighborhood

The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 185648