Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman
Immediate Health Insurance Coverage
Great benefits such as: Onsite daycare, educational reimbursement
State of the art unit with “Pod” Structure
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida
Part Time, Weekends
You Will Be Responsible For:
Administers treatments as discussed in the plan of care including application of physical agents, and manual techniques to improve and maintain function. Instructs, motivates, and assists patient to perform various functional physical activities and exercises.
Observes patients during treatments to compile and evaluate data on their responses and progress, and provide results to physical therapists in person or through treatment notes.
Confers with physical therapy staff or others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment.
Instructs patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home, and educates patient and family regarding patient’s condition, progress, or lack thereof, and documents such in the patient chart.
Assesses effects of treatment at various stages and confers with physical therapist to adjust treatments to achieve maximum benefit and outcome.
Provides for the patient’s safety and wellbeing in all therapeutic or transporting activities.
Records treatment, charges, response, progress, and discharge disposition in patient’s chart in a timely manner
What You Will Need:
Graduate of an accredited physical therapy assistant program
Must possess a valid Florida physical therapist assistant license.
Active BLS Certification
Physical therapist assistant will follow the plan of care, provide training in functional activities and monitor patient progress. Physical therapist assistant will work with patients with varied diagnoses.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.