94 PTA Travel Therapy Jobs in Iowa
Duration: 13 Weeks
Shifts: 8:00am - 5:00pm Department/Unit - Physical Therapy Assists patients/residents/clients with therapy activities and exercises scheduled in a treatment plan, under the supervision of a physical therapist, to improve patients'/residents'/clients' quality of life and ability to perform daily activities. Provides, monitors and records therapy services to patients/residents/clients with physical, cognitive, developmental impairments, in line with related standard concepts, practices and procedures. The physical therapy assistant selects, implements, and makes modifications to therapeutic activities and interventions that are consistent with demonstrated competency levels, patient's/resident's/client's goals, and the requirements of the practice setting and/or state licensure. Contributes to this process by exchanging information with and providing documentation to the physical therapist about the patient's/resident's/client's responses to and communications during intervention. Responsible for being knowledgeable about the patient's/resident's/client's targeted physical therapy outcomes and for providing information and documentation related to outcome achievement. Follows and adheres to accepted clinical practice guidelines of professional organization. As needed, performs other related duties as requested. Valid Drivers License. Appropriate education level required in accordance with state licensure State (IA) license status must be currently active Minimum of 1 year experience required
Since 2001, we’ve helped adventurous therapists travel the country. With a background and full support system in the therapy industry, we’ve become quite skilled at it. We focus on building strong relationships with our travelers through authenticity and trust. Our travelers work with one dedicated, knowledgeable recruiter who offers support throughout every step of the journey. We also know how important mentorship is for our new therapy graduates, so we connect them with a Travel Mentor and Clinical Mentors during their first few assignments. LOCATION Spencer, IA RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS BENEFITS & PERKS
Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) - Home Health PTA Job Summary We are looking for a talented Physical Therapist Assistant with Home Health experience to work at an excellent healthcare facility in Donnellson, IA. This is a fantastic opportunity to build upon your physical therapy skills while advancing your PTA career. The job will entail providing therapy and rehabilitation services to patients at the facility. You care about patients and are committed to helping them recover from their physical ailments. Under the supervision of a physical therapist, you will help patients regain movement and manage pain after injuries or illness. Job Responsibilities: * Help to treat patients through exercise, stretching, massage, gait and balance training, and other therapeutic interventions. * Consistently report patient status and progress to physical therapist to allow for updated goals and modifications. * Assist physical therapist’s assessment of the learning needs and capabilities of patients and caregivers while considering age, level of understanding, and emotional status. * Document patient care in a timely, legible, and efficient manner. * Perform all duties promptly in a competent and caring manner. Job Requirements: * Active state license as a physical therapist assistant * Current CPR/BLS certification * 6 months of PTA experience within the last 5 years What We Offer: * Competitive pay package * Medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) matching * Retirement planning and savings options * Continuing Education reimbursement * Ability to make an impact in the communities we serve Preferred Healthcare is a well-established and highly reputable staffing agency that specializes in placing therapy and allied health professionals in positions carefully aligned with their skills and career goals. We pride ourselves on honesty, building lasting relationships, and genuinely taking care of our HCPs. We believe this helps to achieve our mutual goal: better patient care. Awarded Best of Staffing (6 years straight!) and Certified by The Joint Commission. For immediate consideration, please call 800-787-6787 or apply to this job. Preferred Healthcare Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer We are committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected status as designated by federal, state, or local law.
PTA Travel Jobs in Iowa
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