Physical Therapist Assistant
Posted on: June 19, 2022
Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of
people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed
to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable
patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented,
compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is
empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to
practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to
"Always Do The Right Thing!"
Our Physical Therapist Assistant, under the direction and
supervision of a physical therapist, will help patients who are
recovering from injuries and illnesses regain movement and manage
Must have associate's degree from an accredited physical therapist
Minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience preferred
Physical Therapist Assistant license required.
Must be able to obtain and maintain CPR certification.
Observes patients before, during, and after therapy, noting the
patient's status and reporting it to a physical therapist.
Helps patients do specific exercises as part of the plan of
Treats patients, using a variety of techniques, such as massage and
Uses devices and equipment, such as walkers, to help patients
Educates patients and family members about what to do after
Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.
Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety
of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow
standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of
instructions and apply knowledge to different factual
Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous
Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer
Keywords: Wellpath, Brockton , Physical Therapist Assistant, Healthcare , Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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