Aegis Therapies Licensed Physical Therapist Asst / PTA in West Roxbury, Massachusetts
At Aegis Therapies, we’re adapting to the constant changes in the healthcare world by creating a seamless continuum of care – from sub-acute, to the home environment, to outpatient therapy, and even into wellness. Continuity of care across multiple treatment settings allows for improved outcomes for patients and more expansive career opportunities for Aegis Therapies’ employees. When you join our team, you will always be a step ahead of the latest technologies and industry standards. At Aegis Therapies, you can build your professional skills and reach your most ambitious goals. That’s what being a true industry leader is all about.
At Aegis Therapies, we invest in your future with specialized ongoing training, true advancement opportunity, and the very best clinical support in the business. Aegis Therapies is leading rehabilitative therapy into the future, and we’re inviting those who share our passion to join us out in front.
Assist in the treatment of residents as directed by the Physical Therapist and participate as an active member of facility's rehabilitation team.
Essential Job Functions
Provides treatment to residents as directed by the Physical Therapist
Documents resident care services by charting in resident and department records according to accepted regulatory, corporate and professional guidelines. Records daily treatment charges per corporate procedures. Maintains resident confidence and protects nursing home operations by keeping information confidential. Documentation will be completed using a company furnished hand held electronic device (i.e. Ipad).
Instructs families and staff in maintenance programs as directed by the Physical Therapist
Communicates with supervisor and other interdisciplinary team members regarding resident progress, problems, and plans
Participates in resident-care conferences and weekly rehabilitation meetings
Participates in facility in-service training programs
Assists with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area and department
Maintains resident confidence and protects nursing home operations by records, keeping information confidential
Protects resident and employee by adhering to infection control policies and protection protocols
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with facility and department procedure rules and regulations
Provides community based services such as health and wellness activities as required
- Meets educational requirements established in the state of practice
- Current licensure in practicing state and/or nationally certified as a Physical Therapist Assistant
- Must pass post-offer drug test and pass post-employment physical exam if required Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance
Job: Rehab Therapy
Primary Location: Massachusetts, West Roxbury
Shift: Day Job
Department Address: 1190 VFW Parkway*
Department City: West Roxbury
Department State: MA
Department Zipcode: 02132
Organization: Aegis Therapies
Aegis Therapies is as committed to making a difference as you are across the full continuum of care, from post-acute and sub-acute through home healthcare. Here, we’re able to offer opportunities that allow you to build a diverse, dynamic career. It’s more than working with a team that continually strives to be the very best. It’s more than having access to the latest therapies and techniques. It’s having the freedom to choose what you want from your career and knowing that when you join our team you’ll have the chance to reach your most ambitious goals. At Aegis Therapies, we’re leading rehabilitative therapy into the future, and we’re inviting those who share our passion to join us out in front.
West Roxbury, MA West Roxbury, Massachusetts
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