Physical Therapist Assistant – PTA
Location: Hornell, NY
REHABILITATION THERAPY ASSISTANT
- Position available for full-time employment.
- Opportunity for direct hire.
- Welcome to new graduates from Rehabilitation Therapy programs.
- Competitive compensation, commensurate with experience.
- Comprehensive benefits package.
- Potential for professional growth and stability.
- Innovative training programs available.
- Location: Hornell, NY (Situated in the Finger Lakes region)
- Accurately assess and document motor function, strength, and muscle performance of patients.
- Collaborate with physical therapists in creating tailored treatment plans.
- Observe patients and compile detailed progress reports.
- Evaluate patients' ability to function independently.
- Assist patients in performing specific exercises.
- Implement various techniques, such as stretching and massage, for effective patient treatment.
- Provide guidance to patients on the proper use of equipment and devices.
- Educate patients on appropriate exercises to strengthen muscles and improve mobility.
- Maintain patient confidentiality by securely handling sensitive information.
- Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
- Ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
- Work collaboratively with the team to achieve common goals.
- Graduate of an accredited Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant program.
- Hold a valid license as a Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant in the state of New York.
- Prior experience in the field is advantageous.
- About the area: Located in Steuben County within the picturesque Finger Lakes region of New York State, Hornell offers the perfect blend of small-town charm and urban conveniences. With the stunning Finger Lakes in close proximity, residents can enjoy a plethora of recreational and nature activities, including boating, fishing, kayaking, hiking, skiing, wine tours, shopping, and dining. The city is also home to Alfred University, which provides vocational and occupational education programs at the Wildwood campus. Additionally, Hornell boasts easy access to neighboring attractions like Corning (45 minutes away), Watkins Glen (30 minutes away), and Rochester (1 hour away).