Providence Health & Services Physical Therapy Assistant in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) (Home Health, Shift, 0.8 FTE (32 Hours/week)) to Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Provide direct patient care according to the Plan of Care developed by a licensed Physical Therapist.
Promote and practice patient/family, personal, and environmental safety while performing job duties according to agency policies and procedures.
Participate in educational activities to maintain own proficiency standards, to gain knowledge of regulatory requirements, and to seek personal and professional growth opportunities.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's degree of Physical Therapy Assistant from an institution approved by the state board in collaboration with the America Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Current Physical Therapist Assistant licensure in Washington State
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification
At least 1 year experience as a practicing Physical Therapist Assistant
Must have a strong knowledge of relevant rehabilitation therapy techniques and procedures, and have the ability to appropriately progress patients according to plans of care developed by licensed Physical Therapist
Valid Washington State Driver’s license and daily access to an insured, reliable vehicle
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- If hired to provide pediatric care, 1 year pediatric experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
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.
Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)
Req ID: 185732