Landmark Hospitals
  • Naples, FL, USA
  • Full Time

Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida has an exciting opportunity for a Physical Therapist Assistant to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.

Shift: FT

Summary: As a Physical Therapist Assistant you will contribute to physical therapist's effectiveness by identifying patient care issues; providing information and commentary; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physical therapy directives, assessing patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying therapy histories.

Responsibilities:

Assess abnormal conditions by reviewing physical therapist's interpretations of patient evaluations and test results

Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records

Performs therapeutic procedures by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities; and in using supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, and prostheses

Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; promoting wellness and health maintenance

Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans

Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations; adhering to infection-control policies and protocols

Requirements:

  • Associate's Degree
  • Current Physical Therapist Assistant License in state of FL
    • Current CPR and BLS certification
  • Minimum 1 year of related experience
    • Long term acute care/hospital experience preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be organized, a team player and detail-oriented
  • Good computer and basic math skills

About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, seven hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, Utah and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. What makes Landmark Hospitals especially unique is that the company is owned by a surgeon, so the focus on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes resonates throughout the company.

We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

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