University Center is actively seeking Physical Therapy Assistants to work Per-Diem for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Bronx, NY.
PTA Duties Include:
* Measuring & recording Residents motor function, strength and muscle performance. * Observe Residents and write progress reports. * Assist Residents in carrying out specific exercises. * Treat Residents with varieties of techniques, like stretching and massage. * Help Residents use necessary equipment and devices. * Educate Residents on how to exercise properly to strengthen muscle and improve mobility. * Maintains Resident confidence by keeping information confidential. * Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements. * Contributes to a team effort.
PTA Requirements Include:
* A graduate of an accredited PTA Program * Current New York State PTA License * Experience in long-term-care settings preferred
Associated topics: activity therapist, clinician, inpatient, movement disorder, movement therapist, orthopedic, orthopedic therapy, physical therapist, therapist outpatient, therapist physical
* 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.