georgia | Physical Therapy Assistant PTA - Facility Rehab Float - Marietta - 30006 in Marietta, GA

Physical Therapy Assistant PTA - Facility Rehab Float - Marietta - 30006

  • WellStar Health System
  • $86,420.00 - 120,450.00 / Year *
  • 395 Roswell St NE
  • Marietta, GA 30006
  • Full-Time



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Overview


At WellStar we all share common goals. That s what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

We are seeking a PRN Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) for our Weekend position. The PTA will support the Workforce Management Rehabilitation Float Team and is required to float between multiple Wellstar hospitals depending on individual departments needs on a day to day basis. Opportunity for flexible self-scheduling and varied work environments. This position enables the therapist to maintain a comprehensive skill competency and play a vital role in the delivery of World Class care to our patients at WellStar.

WellStar facilities included in the current service area include Kennestone, located in Marietta, Cobb, located in Austell, Windy Hill Long Term Acute Care located in Marietta, Douglas located in Douglasville and Paulding Hospital and Nursing Home located in Hiram, Georgia.


Responsibilities


The physical therapy assistant, under the direction of the physical therapist, collaborates in planning and implementing programs that help to restore or improve function in mobility, strength, coordination and range of motion in patients suffering from disease or injury. Services are provided across the full continuum and rendered in a cost conscious, quality focused and customer oriented manner. Compliance with all applicable regulatory standards is also required in this role.


Qualifications


Required Minimum Education, Licensure/Certification and Experience for this position:

  • Graduate from an accredited physical therapy assistant program.
  • Current licensure as a physical therapist assistant in the state of Georgia
  • 2 years of recent pertinent experience in an acute care setting with a focus in Inpatient Rehab and Acute Care Adult/Geriatric patient populations as a PTA.
  • Effective communication skills, customer service focused, team oriented, and basic computer skills, experience with EPIC, experience with rendering service in a productivity driven environment.



Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country.

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.