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Physical Therapy Assistant

at MHM Support Services dba Mercy Healthcare System in Rogers, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

 

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."

 

Overview:

The Physical Therapist Assistant assists with restoration of patient functioning to prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.

 

Responsible for administering physical treatments as outlined by the staff Physical Therapist. Administers treatments and physical agents as directed by the staff Physical Therapist, after the physical therapist has evaluated the patient.

 

The Physical Therapist Assistant participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department, participates in CQI activities, and completes other duties as assigned.

 

Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety programs.

 

Qualifications:

Education: Graduate and degree from an approved Physical Therapy Assistant school Licensure: Current State Physical Therapy Assistant License

Experience: Clinical experience in Physical Therapy

Certifications: Current BLS certification

Other: Basic computer knowledge Ability to read and communicate effectively in English Strong written and verbal skills

Preferred Experience: Physical Therapy Experience preferred

Preferred Other: Additional languages preferred

We Offer Great Benefits:

 

Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.

 

At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.

 

What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

 

Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

 

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Job Posting: 3096908

Posted On: Oct 18, 2021

Updated On: Nov 06, 2021