PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT - Inpatient in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 6/20/2018

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
 
The Physical Therapist Assistant/COTA assists in the provision of therapy under the supervision of the Physical Therapist/Occupational Therapist who shall be responsible for the extent, kind and quality of the services provided by the therapist assistant through a continuum of care. This work is performed according to the assistant's licensure/certification, Code of Ethics, Federal/State regulations, JCAHO/UMQC and Care Center policies and procedures. Performs Demonstrates ability to perform competencies as outlined in Rehabilitation Services Competency Assessment tools. Demonstrates age specific care as established for area and job title.
 
This is an 8 hour DAY shift Casual/Per-Diem position working VARIED days - Monday-Friday, including rotation on weekends and holidays

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Must have variety of problem solving skills. Excellent communications skills with internal and external customers.

Required Certification/Registration: Current physical therapist assistant license in State of California. Current BLS certificate.
 
Preferred Experience: Recent PTA work experience preferred. Inpatient/Acute Care experience.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
 
Keywords: PTA, Inpatient Physical Therapy Assistant