K.A. Recruiting


Physical Therapist Assistant in DC

Washington, DC 20019

Job ID: EE20905 Job Type: Other Allied Healthcare Opportunities

EE20905

 

JOB TITLE: Physical Therapist Assistant

 

POSITION TYPE: Full Time

 

 

DESCRIPTION: Skilled nursing facility with a supportive family environment. Our compassionate rehab teams are led by an experienced Director of Rehabilitation. Rehabilitation Techs are utilized to assist therapists with resident transport and administrative functions. The rehab department utilizes Optima Therapy for billing and documentation to assist therapists with daily efficiency where quality care remains the primary focus of each therapist. The facility has a 7-day a week, In-House comprehensive rehabilitation program that is an integral member of the interdisciplinary team. Our rehab positions are stable and secure at one location. Each rehab department offers spacious state of the art equipment and ADL Suites.

 

Benefits of working with us include:

  • One Location, No Daily Travel
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Excellent Salary and Benefits
  • Free Online Continuing Education
  • Professional Licensure Reimbursement
  • 401K Program

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Implements the resident's individualized treatment plan as established by primary therapist, including application of therapeutic techniques as allowed by state practice acts.
  • Works with other rehab team members to develop programs and activities consistent with the needs and capabilities of the resident.
  • Maintains appropriate and timely documentation for residents treated.
  • Attends and contributes to resident care, staff conferences and other related meetings
  • Consults with and makes referrals to other disciplines, agencies in order to address the comprehensive needs of the resident.
  • Provide exception customer service: ensures that resident and families receive the highest quality of service in caring and compassionate environment.
  • Responsible for Clinical Programming, under the direction of primary therapist.
  • Responsible for maintaining efficiency standards

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapy program
  • Must have a valid professional license by discipline for state
  • Prefer at least one year experience in LTC, but qualified new grads will be considered
  • Exceptional patient service skills and ability to demonstrate clinical excellence
  • Passionate about post-acute rehabilitation and the older adult population
  • Ability to relate and interact positively, effectively and appropriately with residents, family, professional and facility staff

 

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Emily Robinson
Healthcare Recruiter

Emily works for K.A. Recruiting which is an industry leading healthcare recruiting company. She is based out of Boston, but works nationwide to find her candidates the best possible opportunities in healthcare. Emily grew up in a large family full of healthcare professionals. After completing a degree in Communication it was only natural that she combined her two sets of knowledge into healthcare recruiting.

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