Monroe, NC, United States
Job ID: 8065
Job Family: Rehabilitative Services
Status: Part Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: As needed
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 11041004637707-Physical Therapy
Location: AH Anson - Physical Therapy - 2301 US 74 and AH Union Main - 600 Hospital Drive
Assists in performing patient care responsibilities under the plan and supervision of a licensed physical therapist.
Hearing (corrected) adequate for oral/aural communication. Vision (corrected) adequate for reading. Intelligible speech and adequate language/cognitive skills to perform job duties. Sitting, standing, and walking required throughout the day. Job duties sometimes require climbing stairs, kneeling, twisting, bending; on occasion, crouching, crawling and reaching overhead. Lifting of patients, equipment or supplies will be required up to 20 pounds frequently and 50 pounds occasionally. Able to laterally transfer patients 100 pounds rarely. Must be able to demonstrate any appropriate exercise and activities to patients/caregivers. Personal Protective Equipment such as gloves, goggles, gowns, and masks are sometimes required due to possible exposure to hazardous chemicals or blood and body fluids. Work is in a fast-paced clinical environment. The work environment is primarily indoors but occasionally outdoors.
Education, Experience and Certifications
Associates Degree in Physical Therapy Assistant required. NC license for Physical Therapy Assistant required. Possess and maintain Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association required.