Physical Therapist Assistant – PTA
Location: Oneonta, NY
PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT (PTA) -
- Full-time position available.
- Permanent employment opportunity.
- Welcoming new graduates from PTA programs.
- Competitive compensation based on previous experience.
- Comprehensive benefits package.
- Potential for professional growth and job security.
- Innovative training programs available.
- Location: Oneonta, NY
- Measure and document motor function, strength, and muscle performance of patients.
- Collaborate with physical therapists to develop individualized treatment plans.
- Observe patients and prepare progress reports accordingly.
- Evaluate patients' ability to perform tasks independently.
- Assist patients in performing specific exercises.
- Administer various techniques, such as stretching and massage, to treat patients.
- Assist patients in using necessary equipment and devices.
- Educate patients on proper exercise techniques to enhance muscle strength and improve mobility.
- Maintain patient confidentiality by handling sensitive information securely.
- Ensure a safe and clean work environment.
- Comply with all federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements.
- Contribute to the overall team effort.
- Graduation from an accredited PTA Program.
- Valid and active PTA License in the state of New York.
- Prior experience is advantageous.
About the Location: Oneonta, NY is situated in the southern part of Otsego County within the beautiful New York State. Known as the "City of the Hills," it is one of the northernmost cities in the Appalachian Region. Oneonta boasts vast green spaces, trails, and numerous parks. Its downtown area, characterized by red-brick buildings, showcases historical significance and offers a variety of dining options and unique country stores. Additionally, Oneonta provides an array of entertainment venues for residents and visitors to enjoy.