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Physical Therapy Job In St. Louis, Missouri

Physical Therapist Assistant

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Company: US Medical Management Profession/Specialty: Physical Therapy Location: St. Louis, Missouri 63144 Type of Facility: Multi Specialty Group
Job Description

Physical Therapist Assistant

U.S. Medical Management (USMM) is an affiliate of a leading Fortune 100 company. A national organization built on a continuum of care with premier healthcare providers, clinicians and patient focused individuals working together. Our Mission – “Through Compassionate Patient-Centered Care in the Home; We will Provide Exceptional Outcomes across our Continuum of Services” – Visiting Physicians Association, Pinnacle Senior Care, Grace Hospice, Comfort Hospice, Home DME & our In Home Health Assessments (IHA).

Our Values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork & Excellence are leading us to a better tomorrow for patient care. Our Purposes Centered on “We are Unified in our Work through our Continuum of Services” “We can Find Comfort that We are Making a Difference for our Patients” & “We make a Broader Positive Impact on Society”, allows USMM to be poised for a phenomenal future.

We are seeking candidates who desire the experience of delivering quality & compassionate healthcare within proven care models with patients at the forefront of everything we do.


Benefits We Have to Offer: 

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • PTO 
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tuition Reimbursement
     

Position Description

The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) provides physical therapy services; communicates the patient’s progress with other disciplines and directs, supervises and instructs non-professional home health aide staff in the provision of personal care to the patient. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides physical therapy services including procedures, teaching and training activities as outlined in the patient Plan of Care under the direction of a Physical Therapist
    • Provides physical therapy visits according to visit schedule and notifies agency of need to alter schedule in any way
    • Reports significant findings to patient’s Physician, Physical Therapist, and Clinical Supervisor as they occur
  • Submits completed physical therapy visit notes; communication notes per agency policy on designated days as requested by Clinical Supervisor
  • Submits change orders per agency policy
  • Maintains open lines of communications to all members of the continuum of care team
  • Attends staff meetings, team conferences and educational in-services per agency requirements
  • Participates in Process Improvement (PI) program by assisting with collection of data and serves on PI team upon request
  • Participates in discharge planning process per Medicare Criteria and agency policy and procedure
  • Follows agency policies and procedures
  • Performs these and all other duties as assigned by the Administrator
  • Able to lift 40 pounds from floor to shoulder
  • Repetitive walking, standing, sitting, bending, and use of hands
  • Able to drive a car 2-4 hours per day

REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

  • A current unencumbered State Professional License
  • Active CPR Certification
  • Must maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record
  • An automobile to be used for work
  • The ability to make sound professional clinical judgment
  • The ability to assess and document patient needs and formulate individualized patient care plans to meet those needs
  • Proficiency in clinical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in personal computer use including e-mail, clinical, word processing, and spreadsheet software

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

  • One year experience as a Physical Therapist Assistant

 

 

 

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About Pinnacle Senior Care

Reaching out to those in need is more than a career; it’s a calling.

If you share our philosophy, come share our success and exceptional growth potential.

Making every moment count

We believe that quality of life starts with excellent care provided by our team We are proud to acknowledge that all of our locations are accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) – one of the most stringent accrediting bodies in the nation. Some of our Career opportunities include:

  • Nurses - RN's (Field and Management)
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Therapists
  • Home Health Aides
  • Administrators 
  • Medical Social Workers 
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