Emerson Hospital Neuro Physical Therapist Assistant in Concord, Massachusetts
Reporting directly to the Supervisor of the Neuro Service Line or designee, the Physical Therapy Assistant is responsible for assisting Physical Therapists in providing comprehensive care to our patients with neuromuscular and/or orthopedic conditions in an interdisciplinary team setting. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience working with patients with neurological diagnosis. Responsible to the patient and the family or significant others for the quality of direct and indirect care delivered.
Associate degree as Physical Therapy Assistant required.
1 year experience as a Physical Therapy Assistant treating patients with neurological conditions preferred.
Licensure and/or Certification
BLS required within 4 months from hire.
Current license as a Physical Therapist Assistant in Massachusetts required.
Clinical expertise for the age and type of patients seen.
Must execute sound judgment all duties.
Courteous and professional manner when dealing with people in person and on the phone.
Ability to prioritize workload and respond to urgent needs.
Committed to Service Excellence and customer satisfaction.
Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.
Computer skills required.
Ability to maintain confidential information.