Physical Therapy Assistant
Summary: Responsible for administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as supervised by the staff Physical Therapist, including assisting with restoration of patient functioning to prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety programs.
Experience, Education and Licensure Required:
- AA degree from a school or college approved by the American Physical Therapy Association.
- Current certificate as Physical Therapy Assistant.
- Current BCLS certification
Barlow Respiratory Hospital is an award-winning, nationally recognized hospital known for providing exceptional patient care. Our interdisciplinary Barlow team works together to provide highly specialized direct and indirect patient care. Our team integrates biopsychosocial concepts, cognitive skills, and technically competent practice to care for patients with chronic critical illnesses and complex respiratory conditions. Barlow Respiratory Hospital welcomes experienced dedicated professionals to join us to serve patients, their families and our community. Complete an Application for Employment now.
Barlow Respiratory Hospital is a long-term acute care hospital (LTACH) with more than a century of service to our community. We value teamwork and we offer opportunities for professional growth, a generous benefits package and a chance to make a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.
We welcome caring professionals with experience in adult medical/surgical, respiratory, case management and/or critical care specialties. If you think you have what it takes to be on the Barlow team, apply today!