HCR ManorCare Physical Therapist Assistant / PTA - Full Time in Chilhowie, Virginia

Heartland Rehabilitation Services is a leading provider of outpatient rehabilitation in a variety of outpatient settings including free standing clinics, assisted living facilities, industry, schools and various contract locations providing physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and wellness services We are seeking a passionate and driven Physical Therapy Assistant / PTA. If you are looking for a rewarding career assisting our clients in their time of need, then we are looking for YOU! Our motto is Therapy for Today, Wellness for Life!

Our Physical Therapist Assistants are the cornerstone to HCR Manor Care s commitment to caring. Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help our Physical Therapist Assistants understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture. Our strength is not just quality of care, but also our quality of caring. We are seeking Physical Therapist Assistants who are as passionate as we are about ensuring that our patients and residents receive the care and support services they need and deserve.

As a team member at HCR ManorCare your duties may include, but will not be limited to:

  • Assist Physical Therapist in treatment for the patient, and assist them with exercises and performing daily activities.

  • Interview patients, perform a physical examination, and gain and update and medical history from the patient.

  • Conduct manual exercises, assist patients in performing activities, such as daily living, functional, and devices to support recovery like crutches/wheelchair.

A PTA performs physical therapy programs under the general supervision of a physical therapist unless the state practice is more stringent.

3526 - Heartland Rehabilitation Services of VA- Chilhowie

Experience

Prior experience as a PTA preferred, but not necessary .

Job Specific Details:

Primarily adult caseload with some pediatrics.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, citizenship or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category.In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a job with HCR ManorCare, please contact 1-800-642-1593 or jobline@hcr-manorcare.com.