Ensign Therapy


PTA - Southland Rehab & Health (36312628)
Location: Lufkin, Texas - United States
Posted: 11/14/2017

PTA - Southland Rehab & Health

Position: PTA - Southland Rehab & Health

Location: Lufkin, TX

Job Id: 1789-TX 53c

# of Openings: 1

Physical Therapy Assistant - Full Time

Southland Rehabilitation and Healthcare - Lufkin, TX



About the Opportunity

Join our fun and hardworking therapy department as a full time PTA at Southland Rehabilitation and Healthcare, a 150-bed facility located in Lufkin, TX. As part of our team you will have exposure to our programs in neurology, ergonomics, orthopedics, splinting, manual therapy, and many more. In return for your clinical knowledge and professional passion, we can offer you a highly competitive hourly rate, comprehensive benefits, paid CEUs and many career growth opportunities.



Located in the beautiful Texas Forest Country of Lufkin, Southland Rehabilitation and Healthcare is also near to retail shopping, medical facilities, industry, government and much more. Discover how surprisingly convenient Lufkin is located to major cities like Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Waco, and explore through the city's unique opportunities for fun weekend trips.



Southland Rehabilitation and Healthcare receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 180 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.



Duties:



Treat patients as directed by the Physical Therapist and adhere to facility documentation guidelines

Record treatments given and progress notes in medical record

Assist in maintaining department

Participate in Patient Care and Rehabilitation Conferences

Assist with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area

Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and plans.

Participate in training programs for other staff in the facility

Record treatment charges per the facility policy and procedures

Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance program



Requirements:

Although prior therapy experience is preferred, we place a high value on intelligence, drive and willingness to learn and grow, making this an excellent opportunity for an exceptional new graduate who is willing to work hard and make him or herself an indispensable member of our team. The right individual will be committed to providing the superior service levels that our patients and residents need and expect.



Experience/Qualifications:

Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant

New Graduates Welcome



Desired Skills:



Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process

Superior interpersonal communication skills

Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide

Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice

Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity

Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence

Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department

Southland Rehabilitation and Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:Bachelor of Science
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Physical Therapist
Physical Therapy Assistant

What if.....

.....corporate structure took a back seat

.....therapists were free to do their best work

.....you were surrounded by amazing clinicians and operators every day

.....your in-house therapy team was supported with continuing education, professional development and employee first culture

.....there was no tolerance for mediocrity

Would you build something great?


If you answered yes, we invite you to learn more about Ensign and our growing network of 119 independently owned and operated healthcare facilities providing long term care and exceptional rehabilitation services to patients in need. We can be found throughout the western United States including Nebraska and Iowa and are continuing to expand as the right opportunities present themselves.


We are always on the look- out for exceptional therapists to help us create great programs and provide outstanding care. We offer something different from corporate healthcare and contract therapy companies. Intrigued? Call us or email us today and learn more!


877-595-0509 - jfunk@ensigngroup.net

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