Job ID: 6069
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift Length: 8 Hours
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits
PeaceHealth Homecare Southwest is looking for dynamic, creative and dedicated Physical Therapy Assistant to join our growing program.
This Physical Therapy Assistant will be based out of Cowlitz County and will support both Cowlitz and Northern Clark County.
If you are a Physical Therapy Assistant who believes that therapy is about optimizing the functional mobility and independence of your patients while helping them learn to manage their health, and that home is the best place to accomplish these goals then we would like to hear from you.
Leading the way in Value Based Purchasing (VBP), Washington is one of nine states nationally, navigating the quality-outcome-based reimbursement initiative introduced by CMS in 2015.
Through hard-work and dedication, we are proud of our 4-star rating! We are committed to providing safe and compassionate care to our neighbors throughout Clark & Cowlitz County, Washington.
We invite you to get onboard. Become a leader in your profession, and a trail-blazer in the “Healthcare at Home” movement…which is the future the healthcare.
Clark & Cowlitz County, located in SW Washington, is centrally located between the mountains and the ocean, with the world renowned Columbia River Gorge in our own front yard! The temperate climate allows for year-round outdoor activity, allowing you to also optimize your health and well-being.
Responsible for carrying out the physical therapy plan of care, toward patient-specific goals, under the direct supervision of a licensed physical therapist. Provides treatment to restore function, prevent disability and assist patients to achieve optimal levels of functional status. Provides oversight to students in following the plan-of-care and treatment of patients appropriate to the age of the patient served; provides supervision to therapy aides and volunteers. Works as part of a patient care team toward the best outcomes for the patient.
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