Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist Assistant - Home Health in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant (Home Health, Day Shift, .75 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, 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:
Be responsible for providing physical therapy treatment.
Carry out discharge plans as specified by the treatment plan. Be responsible for communication with patients and their families, physicians, nurses, and other personnel regarding patient care.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of a Physical Therapy Assistant Program (usually an Associate of Science degree) accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
License to practice as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the state of Washington and Oregon (Oregon within three months of hire)
Valid drivers license and automobile insurance required
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers - must be AHA accredited
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year experience in a physical therapist assistant capacity in a hospital, skilled nursing facility, or other related medical field
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
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 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 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)
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 134915