Physical Therapy Assistant

at MHM Support Services dba Mercy Healthcare System in Berryville, 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."



Responsible for administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physical therapist. Administers treatments and physical agents as outlined by a licensed physical therapist in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease, or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Performs all functions in an ethical and legal manner.



Education: Graduate of an accredited college or university with an Associate degree in physical therapy or higher.

Licensure: Must maintain current physical therapy assistant licensure in Arkansas. Current driver's license.

Experience: New graduates welcome.

Certifications: BLS/CPR certification upon hire or complete training

during the orientation period. Required certifications must be current before being assigned to care for patients independently. Proof of current motor vehicle insurance.

Other: Must demonstrate effective human relations and communication skills. Must possess the ability to maintain good working relationships, be flexible, and organized under stressful conditions. Use of desktop computers, copiers, general office and patient care equipment. Responsible for appropriate patient charging, care of patient care equipment, and productivity of personnel.

Preferred Experience: One year of clinical experience 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: 3105595

Posted On: Oct 26, 2021

Updated On: Nov 25, 2021