Physical Therapy Assistant - Physical Therapy
The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) administers treatment programs as established by a licensed Physical Therapist, while focusing on providing the highest quality treatment for patients that allows for excellent patient outcomes.
Assess patient condition using knowledge of basic biological and medical science.
Propose treatment goals and objectives.
Implement patient treatment plans with guidance from the Physical Therapist.
Perform certain aspects of patient evaluation and interventions.
Instruct patients on physical therapy interventions, modalities and home exercise programs.
Performs other duties as assigned to support the needs of the department and in alignment with Curry Health Network's Mission, Vision and Shared Values.
PTA licensure in the state of Oregon.
Curry Health Network (a dba of Curry Health District) is comprised of a hospital and several medical clinics located on the southern Oregon coast. Curry General Hospital in Gold Beach is your community hospital; Curry Medical Practice is located in the hospital. Curry Medical Center with primary, specialty and same day/urgent care services is located in Brookings, and Curry Family Medical serves Port Orford.
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Ref Code: 2017-147