Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
Lake Chelan Physical Therapy has an open position for a year round Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. Bilingual applicants with strong multitasking and computer skills are encouraged to apply.
To Apply: Send a Cover Letter with a Resume or Application via one of the following options:
1. Mail: PO Box 6, Chelan, WA. 98816
2. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
3. In Person: 123 E Johnson Ave, Suite 4, Chelan.
Applications can be downloaded by clicking on the PDF link below or stop by our office to pick one up!
If you have any questions, please email them to Melissa at email@example.com or call (509) 682-4713, 8am to 5pm Monday thru Friday. Position details, duties, and skills/qualifications are listed below.
Promotes and maintains health by providing physical therapy services under the supervision of a physical therapist.
* Contributes to physical therapist's effectiveness by identifying patient care issues; providing information and commentary; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physical therapy directives.
* Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying therapy histories.
* Assesses abnormal conditions by reviewing physical therapist's interpretations of patient evaluations and test results.
* Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
* Performs therapeutic procedures by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities; and in using supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.
* Instructs and counsels patients by describing therapeutic regimens; giving normal growth and development information; promoting wellness and health maintenance.
* Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
* Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations; adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
* Maintains production objectives by noting current treatment trends; monitoring actual physical therapy services rendered to production objectives.
* Maintains legal and accreditation compliance by adhering to policy positions concerning federal, state, and local regulations, and jacho standards; anticipating emerging issues.
* Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
* Enhances physical therapy and clinic reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
* Helps in other areas of clinic operations such as assisting patients with schedules, answering telephones and patient check-in.
Physical Therapist Assistant Certified, Physiological Knowledge, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Creating a Safe, Effective Environment, Motivating Others, Organization, Good Bedside Manner, Patient Services, Health Care Administration, Documentation Skills, Listening, Verbal Communication
Hours and Pay:
Work Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Fridays from 8am to 5pm, plus one Thursday afternoon per month. Benefits include paid holidays, vacation and health insurance once probation period is completed. Pay is dependent on experience.