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Physical Therapy Aide

Life Care Centers of America, Inc (additional) Colorado Springs, CO
  • Expired: July 18, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

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Physical Therapy AideLife Care Center of Colorado Springs
Position type:Full-timeShift:40 Hours - Weekdays
Position SummaryThe Physical Therapy Aide assists in carrying out rehab-related activities which are pre-determined for each patient and assigned by the supervising licensed therapist in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.
Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements
+ Must be a high school graduate or equivalent
+ Health-care experience preferred
+ Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment.
Specific Job Requirements
+ Must demonstrate good body mechanics at all times
+ Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action
+ Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post-acute care facility
+ Must have the ability to implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department
+ Must perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: rehab support, patient rights, and safety and sanitation
+ Maintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc.
+ Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential information
+ Must understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance procedures
+ Displays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care'sCode of Conductand completes mandatoryCode of Conductand other appropriate compliance training
Essential Functions
+ Must be able to carry-out treatment programs as pre-determined for each patient and delegated by the supervising therapist
+ Must be able to assist patients in preparation for treatment
+ Must be able to communicate patient's response for treatments to supervising therapist appropriately and timely
+ Must be able to utilize therapy software appropriately and timely
+ Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients
+ Must be able to assist in the evacuation of patients
+ Must demonstrate dependable, regular attendance
+ Must be able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment
+ Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team
+ Must be able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours
+ Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language
Benefits for Full-Time Associates
+ medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability coverage
+ 401(k)
+ paid vacation, sick days and holidays

An Equal Opportunity Employer
LCAD 138265
Colorado Springs, CO

Life Care Centers of America, Inc (additional)


Colorado Springs, CO
80932 USA