Job Description

Job Title: Physical Therapy Asst,Weekend
Job ID: 673326
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport
Department: REHAB ORTHOPEDIC
Location: 700 High Street, Williamsport PA 17701

Description

Weekend Incentive Pay Rate Offered!

Part-time PTA Weekend Opportunity

Work every weekend - 10 hour days


Provides therapy services to patients, as directed by the Physical Therapist, by assisting in the treatment, development, and implementation of programs and related professional programs. Therapy services are provided on Saturday and Sunday.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete daily documentation (including charges) of patient progress as required by SH, insurance companies, and regulatory agencies.
  • If the position/employee is required to provide therapy for inpatients (whether on a regular basis or on occasion, i.e., weekends), employee must obtain FIMS certification within 6-8 weeks of employment start date and maintain FIMS certification throughout employment.
  • Instruct/oversee patients in their treatment programs as designed and directed by the physical therapist.
  • Provide assistance in obtaining assistive devices/durable medical supplies for patients as requested/directed.
  • Provide service at other SH campuses and/or Rehab service lines (under the supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist) as needed.

Qualifications

Associates in Physical Therapy required. Degree must be from an accredited college/university with a APTA-accredited program. Prior experience as a physical therapist assistant preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Physical Therapist Assistant licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required.

Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Basic Life Support
  • Physical Therapist Assistant

 


UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $20.23 to $30.34

Union Position: No

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