Physical Therapist Assistant- BJC Healthcare
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: May 5, 2021
Additional Job Information
- 40 Hours per Week -
- Sign-On Bonus Eligible $2,500 -
- Benefits Eligible -
Employment Status: Full-Time
BJC Home Care Services offers patients and their families a
complete range of home care services, including skilled nursing
services, adult and pediatric hospice and supportive care,
rehabilitation therapy, home infusion therapy, infusion treatment
rooms, home medical equipment and high-tech respiratory care.
Specialty home care programs also are available, including adult
and pediatric asthma, cardiac, diabetes, orthopedic and wound care
programs as well as the Lifeline emergency response system. BJC
Home Care Services provides care to thousands of patients in both
Missouri and Illinois. Serving more than 25 counties, it has become
the largest home care network in the region and one of the largest
in the country.The Metro St. Louis Intermittent Home Care
Department of BJC Home Care Services provides home visits to
patients in the metropolitan St. Louis area and several nearby
counties, with 24 hour on-call home care nursing supervision. Our
JCAHO accredited, multi-disciplinary approach combines leading edge
technology with a firm belief in the powerful recuperative
advantages of receiving home care.
Role PurposeProvides skilled treatments to patients as prescribed
by the physician and directed by a licensed physical therapist as
specified in their health care service setting.
- Implements treatment plan as developed by the licensed physical
- Collaborates with the licensed physical therapist on an agreed
upon frequency to assess and reassess patient s plan of care,
treatment goals and interventions.
- Documents patient progress in daily notes and weekly notes (as
applicable), as well as contributes recommendations to patient s
discharge note from physical therapy.
- Assists with guidance for clinical fieldwork students under the
supervision of the physical therapist.
- Reports on interventions and patient progress during assigned
meetings and contributes to the screening and evaluation
- BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job. Minimum Requirements
- Associate's Degree - PT Assistant Experience
- No Experience Supervisor Experience
- No Experience Licenses & Certifications
- Valid Driver's License
- PTA Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings- Comprehensive
medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options-
Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health
Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts- On-Site Fitness
Center (depending on location)- Paid Time Off Program for vacation,
holiday and sick time *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital,
Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be
interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer Associated topics: inpatient, lactation
consultant, mhlb physical, movement therapist, orthopedic therapy,
outpatient, physical, physical therapist, physical therapy,
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