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Position : Physical Therapy Assistant

New grad or CFY is okay.

Need to start ASAP immediately if possible.

Rehab Optima Experience Preferred.

Observe patients before, during, and after therapy, noting the patient’s status and reporting it to a physical therapist

Help patients do specific exercises as part of the plan of care

Treat patients using a variety of techniques, such as massage and stretching

Use devices and equipment, such as walkers, to help patients

Educate patients and family members about what to do after treatment

Under the direction and supervision of physical therapists, physical therapist assistants treat patients through exercise, massage, gait and balance training, and other therapeutic interventions. They record patients’ progress and report the results of each treatment to the physical therapist.

Physical therapist aides typically do the following.

Clean treatment areas and set up therapy equipment.

Wash linens.

Help patients move to or from a therapy area.

Do clerical tasks, such as answering phones and scheduling patients.

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