PTA in Gainesville, Florida, United States
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Gainesville, FL, United States
PRN/Per Diem • PRN Status/As Needed Schedule
Therapy and Rehabilitation   Job ID: 31442
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Introduction

Do you have the PRN career opportunities as a(an) PTA you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Nurse on Call which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.  This position covers the Tri-County area of Gainesville, FL.

Benefits

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Nurse on Call, we offer an array of benefits for PRN colleagues. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

  • Medical Benefits designed to meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act
  • Wellbeing Resources
  • 401K  with match
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • HCA Healthcare Hope Fund
  • Disaster Relief Support

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Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) PTA where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!

Job Summary and Qualifications

Physical Therapy Assistant

Provides Physical Therapy services to patients with in their homes. Will assist in the assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation. Functions under the supervision of a Physical Therapist. PTA will adhere to applicable practices of physical therapy, policies and procedures and state regulations.

 What you will do in this role:

  • Optimize the physical abilities and skills of patients by assisting in the screening of patients, implementing treatment for assigned patients, delivering treatment to achieve identified goals according to the established treatment plan, documenting progress toward identified goals and communicating patient status and needs to the patient, the patient’s family, the staff and other professionals as appropriate under the direction of the registered and/or licensed physical therapist
  • Assists in the selection of Physical Therapy techniques/media and in the sequence of activities, adapts techniques/media as indicated by patient performance and following consultation with the Physical Therapist.
  • Monitors patient’s response to intervention and consults with Physical Therapist if modification is indicated. Adheres to department and patient schedules and modifies as appropriate for treatment regime. Adapts treatment under the supervision of a Physical Therapist to meet the personal needs of the patient.

What qualifications you will need: 

  • Associate’s degree from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant program
  • Certifications, Licenses, and other Special Requirements
  • Completion of state exam.
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in good working order

 Nurse On Call is a Medicare certified agency of HCA Healthcare that provides home healthcare services.  Our professionals include registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, rehabilitation therapists, and social workers trained to help you try to get back to your normal life as quickly as possible. We offer a full range of individualized services for those who qualify and options to keep you healthy and that aim to lower your chances of hospital readmission. Our focus is to keep you on the path to recovery and wellness, not back to the hospital.  With physical and occupational therapy, skilled nursing and more, Nurse On Call provides the care you need in the comfort of your own home. 

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our PTA opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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Therapy and Rehabilitation
PRN/Per Diem • PRN Status/As Needed Schedule

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