Ascension Health Physical Therapist Assistant in Pittsburg, Kansas

Job ID: 259405

Physical Therapist Assistant

Pittsburg, Kansas

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Asst-Physical Therapy

City, State: Pittsburg, KS

Location: Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg

Department: Physical Therapy 001

Additional Job Details: PRN, Day Shift

This is a PRN position with no set schedule/no guaranteed number of hours. Must be available Mon-Fri 8am-4:30 pm with occasional weekend or holiday coverage. Primary duties will be working inpatient acute care and rehab with possible opportunity to work outpatient orthopedics. New grads welcome!

About Us

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Conducts medically prescribed physical therapy under the supervision of a physical therapist.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides physical therapy interventions under a plan of care written by a physical therapist.

  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing techniques and skills as appropriate for the patient population.

  • Documents treatment interventions given.

  • May coordinate activities of physical therapy aides, students and other support personnel.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy Asst credentialed from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • 2 Year College Degree.

  • Graduate of an approved Physical Therapist Assistant's program from a two year college, technical school, or four year college/university required

Work Experience:

  • 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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