Rehabilitation Physical Therapist Assistant
Posted on: June 22, 2022
NeuroRestorative, a member of the Sevita family, provides
rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal
cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other
challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings,
we offer a range of programs, including vocational and therapy
programs, day treatments, and specialized services for infants,
children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Do you have experience in physical therapy and are looking for
rewarding work in an organization dedicated to making a positive
impact in the lives of others? Bring your commitment to a
team-based workplace that puts people first.
Administer physical therapy treatments to patients, working under
the direction of and as an assistant to the Physical
Assure all program participants receive scheduled PT (Physical
Therapy) treatments and document therapy session or reason for
inability to attend.
Perform active, passive, and/or resistive therapeutic exercises,
based on general therapy principles, on program participants.
Perform therapeutic massage on program participants as needed.
Perform general mobilization and/or passive stretch to program
participants, within limits of safety regarding joint/muscle
Instruct, motivate, and assist program participants in learning and
improving functional activities.
Provide gait training and instruct program participants in the use
of canes, crutches, walkers, braces, and splints; train program
participants at homebound and community level, including endurance
Measure ROM, length and girth of body parts, vital signs, and MMT
(manual muscle tests) to assist Physical Therapist in evaluating
program participants and/or to determine the effectiveness of the
Confer with staff members and other health care members to
exchange, discuss, and evaluate program participant information for
modifying and coordinating current treatment program and
participate in treatment planning with trans-disciplinary team as
Ensure adherence to accreditation standards, licensure standards,
professional code of ethics, and confidentiality.
Demonstrate knowledge of indications and contra-indications of
physical therapy modalities and techniques.
Assess PT equipment for needs and maintenance.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
One year of experience in a human services or related field.
Current PTA license in the state of work.
Good working knowledge of physical therapy equipment and
therapeutic exercise treatments.
Self-motivated and detail-oriented with ability to multi-task.
Reliable, responsible, and caring nature.
Commitment to the company's mission and values.
Why Join Us?
Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+
401(k) with company match.
Paid time off and holiday pay.
Complex work adding value to the organization's mission alongside a
great team of co-workers.
Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and
We have meaningful work for you - come join our team - apply
Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based
specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live
a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality
services and individualized supports that lead to growth and
independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or
behavioral challenges they face. We've made this our mission for
more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to
innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets
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