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Physical Therapist Assistant - Outpatient Industrial Setting in Odenton MD

Company: Select Medical
Location: Odenton
Posted on: August 7, 2022

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Job DescriptionFULL TIME Industrial Physical Therapist Assistant in Odenton, MDNovaCare Rehabilitation's WorkStrategies Division is seeking a FULL TIME (32-40hrs./wk) industrial experience physical therapist assistant (LPTA). This position is in our Odenton, MD outpatient facility with onsite injury education and prevention at a contracted employer's distribution center. Our WorkStrategies division provides on-site injury prevention and ergonomic services to the industrial workers and their employers. While industrial experience is preferred, we are happy to train a licensed physical therapist at least ONE year of experience post graduation to perform these services successfully. Previous experience treating within an industrial setting is HIGHLY preferred.We are looking for a dynamic individual able to continue to support and grow revenues through on-site services and maximizing center based Work Strategies services (Onsite Early Symptom Intervention- ESI). Some hours would include days at our Odenton outpatient center assisting our physical therapists with Post Offer Employment Testing (POETS), Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs), patient care and front desk responsibilities (scheduling, verifying insurance, greeting patients, etc.) Essential functions will also include, but not limited to:Injury Trend AnalysisWork Risk and Task AnalysisWorksite Education programsOnsite InterventionSupport, coach and train new employeesConduct in-services to keep staff current in Work Strategies issuesParticipate in CEU programsGenerally speaking this is a full time 40 hour weekday schedule with hours ranging from 7am until 8pm. Specific days and hours will be discussed and planned. Keep in mind your flexibility is key and reliable transportation is required.We Offer:UNMATCHED continuing education program with internal CEU courses, national certifications and more.Company matching 401(k)Affordable PPO BenefitsGenerous Paid Time Off + Holidays + SickCompetitive salary, BONUS and more!If you are interested, please apply and upload your resume today!Shanel GreenSr. Regional Outpatient RecruiterNovaCare Rehabilitation and Select Physical TherapyMaryland, D.C. and Virginia[email protected]610.223.5944NovaCare is part of Select Medical's Outpatient Division. We are a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with approximately 1900 locations in 39 states, including the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Physio, Kessler Rehabilitation Center, KORT, Saco Bay Physical Therapy, Concentra, SSM Physical Therapy and Keystone Physical Therapy. Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our integrated local market network allows us to effectively partner with physicians, employers, payors and case managers to achieve optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training services to professional sports teams, colleges, universities and high schools. #ACNResponsibilitiesResponsible for patient care under the direction and supervision of a licensed physical therapist as mandated by State Practice Act.Possesses training and education which allows him/her to assist the Physical Therapist in carrying out prescribed treatment program.Implements, with minimal supervision, high quality physical therapy services for patients, caregivers and facilities in accordance with the principals and practices of physical therapy and with Select Medical policies and procedures.Develops treatment plans, supervises assistants and aides, contributes to case management, and provides quality patient care.Maintains positive level of interaction with facilities and clients. Enhances and expands client relations with facilities and their staff.QualificationsPhysical Requirements: Ability to lift patients using biomedical techniques frequently throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be capable of easily lifting fifty (50) pounds of weight alone. Ability to walk, bend, stand, and reach constantly during a work day/shift. Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to maintain accurate records, recognize people, and understand written direction. Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give directions. Ability to push wheeled equipment throughout the facility and in the community. Fine motor skills adequate for scheduling and preparing patients, equipment, and supplies for treatment. Ability to participate in sustained activities for many hours in duration in accordance with state labor laws.Required Credentials: A valid state license (where applicable), registration or certification as a Physical Therapist Assistant upon graduation from an approved curriculum for Physical Therapist Assistants, and having passed a national examination for Physical Therapist Assistants certified by the CAPTE. State license and/or certification must be valid in the state in which the individual will practice. Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

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