Provides direct physical therapy services to patients under the supervision of the Physical Therapist as determined by the plan of care ordered by a physician, consistent with hospital policies and procedures, standards of practice, and regulations as directed by the Rehab Director of Iredell Memorial Hospital. Provides assistance to the patient in the restoration of function and prevention of disability following disease, injury, or loss of a limb (Home Health, Skilled Nursing and Outpatient).
Schedule: As needed + weekends and holidays. Must be willing and available to work 2 weekends a month.
Current licensure in NC as a Physical Therapist Assistant or state licensure examination eligible.
CPR certification required. If not currently certified must complete upon hire.
Successful completion of a competency based orientation which includes age and population specific skills for the area of practice in which the PTA will be working, and addresses the growth and development needs for pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.