Halcyon Physical Therapy Assistant in Shelby, United States

Halcyon Rehab is looking for a Full Time Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) in Shelby, MS at Shelby Nursing and Rehab Center.

Shelby Nursing and Rehab Center

1108 Church Street

Shelby, MS 38774

Our 60-bed facility provides a wide range of skilled nursing and rehabilitation services for both short stay recovery, as well as ongoing supportive services for individuals requiring long-term care.

Our rehab gym is nicely equipped, including ACP, to offer a comprehensive modality package that serves to enhance the treatment and intervention experience for our residents. In addition, we utilize Casamba software into our therapy documentation and therapy management, which offers efficient and user friendly clinical documentation.

At Halcyon, our approach to healthcare services emphasizes teamwork and personal involvement to create a compassionate, caring environment for our residents. We do more than just meet their physical needs – we are committed to helping our residents live happier, healthier and more fulfilling lives through social interaction and enriching environments that promote independence.

Position is Full Time with Full Benefits (Health, Dental, Vision, Generous Paid Time Off, Continuing Education and Licensure Reimbursement, Short and Long Term Disability etc…)

Tami Lynn McCoy

Halcyon Rehab

Recruitment Specialist

813-388-6857 – Office

tmccoy@halcyonrehab.net

Halcyon Rehab Is A Therapy Provider That Cares…

At Halcyon, our approach to healthcare services emphasizes teamwork and personal involvement to create a compassionate, caring environment for our resident’s. We do more than just meet their physical needs – we are committed to helping our residents live happier, healthier and more fulfilling lives through social interaction and enriching environments that promote independence.

Full-time Benefits include:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision benefits

  • Life Insurance – 100% company paid

  • Supplemental Life – optional

  • Short Term Disability

  • Long Term Disability

  • Home and Auto Insurance - discount through MetLife

  • 401K

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Continuing Education Reimbursement up to $750 per year

  • Vacation & Holiday pay for full-time & part-time employees

Reasons to Consider:

  • Flexible Work Schedule

  • Very Competitive Pay

  • Work Life Balance

  • Outstanding Benefits

  • Accountability

  • Generous PTO

  • Education & Training

  • Privately Owned Company

  • Rehab Company started by a Therapist

  • Nationwide Presence With Plan for Continued Growth

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Clinical Team that provides continued training and mentorship

  • Free In-house CEU Events For All Employees

POSITION SUMMARY

The staff Physical Therapy Assistant performs patient/resident care and activities as directed by the Physical Therapist.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Treats patients/residents as directed by the Physical

  • Records treatments provided and progress notes in the medical

  • Collaborates with Physical Therapist on short and long term goals that lead to achievement of patient/resident

  • Screens patients/residents based upon identified need, as state guidelines

  • Attends and participates in patient/resident care conferences, interdisciplinary team meetings and other facility meetings as required or

  • Assists with cleaning and maintenance of treatment areas and rehab

  • Instructs families and nursing staff in restorative/home programs as directed by the Physical

  • Communicates with patients/residents clearly and adjusts treatment based on their needs/abilities.

  • Communicates with supervisor and team members regarding patient progress, problems and

  • Conducts in-services and training for facility staff on an ongoing basis as

  • Attends and participates in in-service training for other facility staff

  • Records clinical documentation according to accepted regulatory, corporate and professional

  • Correctly identifies and bills for daily therapy services rendered per approved billing guidelines.

  • Actively participates in the supervision process:

  • Reviews evaluation results, treatment plan and goals with

  • Communicates needs to appropriate

  • Obtains co-signatures as

  • Notifies appropriate personnel of unusual patient/resident findings in a timely manner.

  • Demonstrates an awareness of limitations and seeks supervision

  • Modifies performance in response to

  • Carries out treatment as discussed with

  • Must be able to travel between facilities as indicated.

  • Performs other duties as required or

EXPOSURE RISK: The Physical Therapy Assistant is at high risk for exposure to blood and bodily fluids.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to Physical Therapist.

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Works in well-lit/ventilated office and therapy areas.

  • Pressured work environment subject to frequent interruptions.

  • Willingness to work in other facilities temporarily, when necessary.

  • May be exposed to infectious diseases.

Required Skills

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

  • Current state registration/licensure as a Physical Therapy Assistant.

  • Demonstrates professional behavior and appearance.

  • Attends and participates in continuing educational programs and in-services as requested, which may require overnight travel.

  • Ability to work on and comprehend computerized technology.

  • Protects patients/residents and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

  • Must be able to speak the English language in a comprehendible format.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Subject to lifting, carrying and supporting patients/residents.

  • Must be able to lift medical equipment, supplies,

  • Must be able to move (walk, bend, stand, sit, push, pull, lift) intermittently throughout the workday.

  • Must be constantly alert for patient/resident

Required Experience

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant program.