The staff physical therapy assistant is responsible for performing treatment programs developed by the physical therapist(s); documenting treatment; attending team meetings; and participating in continuing education.
All staff physical therapy assistants are required to keep a Missouri licensure, in addition to participating in continuing education and training of others.
The staff physical therapy assistant reports directly to the Director of Rehab.
Perform treatment program developed by a registered physical therapist. Meet with registered physical therapist as required by unit for revision of treatment plans/goals.
Complete accurate and timely documentation based on the requirements of the assigned unit/area.
Communicate effectively and professionally with other team members, patient/resident/client family members, physicians and co-workers.
Participate in continuing education opportunities and provide training/learning opportunities to others.
Must be a graduate from an accredited physical therapy assistant program.
Current Missouri licensure
If working in home health, schools, industry or aquatics must have current drivers license
Prefer 1-year experience