Providence Health & Services Physical Therapy Assistant in Chehalis, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) (Home Health, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice in Chehalis, 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.

*$2,500 sign on bonus for caregivers new to Providence.

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.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant program

  • Current Washington State Physical Therapy Assistant License

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • One (1) year therapy expericence in a supervised clinical setting

  • Current Washington State Driver's license and access to use of an insured, reliable vehicle

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) year therapy experience in home care or related rehabilitation setting

  • Experience with the geriatric population

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice, in Olympia, Washington, is a home health and hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout Mason, Lewis and Thurston counties in Washington state. Our team brings the Providence tradition of excellence into the home setting, and work together with physicians, patients, family members and insurance providers to meet each patient's unique needs. Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.

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

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

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

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

Location: Washington-Chehalis

Other Location(s): Washington-Shelton, Washington-Lacey

Req ID: 189529