FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Full Time

 

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) job in San Antonio, Texas. 

The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) job is a civilian position within the military medical system supporting the military and their families.

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Monday-Friday days
  • Full-time hours (40) 
  • Holidays off
  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)  Job Overview:

  • Carry out a program of corrective exercise and treatment for assigned patients, asdirected by the physical therapist. Under supervision, administer such treatmentas exercise, gait training, massage, whirlpool, hot packs, diathermy, ultrasound, paraffin, ice packs and traction. Instruct patients on segments of the programincluding proper use of wheelchairs, crutches, braces, and prosthetic appliancesand devices.
  • Administer traction to relieve neck and back pain, using intermittent and statictraction equipment. Instruct, motivate, and assist patients to learn and improvefunctional activities.
  • Observe patients during treatments and compile and evaluate data on patients'responses to treatments and progress and report orally or in writing to the physicaltherapist.
  • Fit patients for, adjust, and train patients in the use and care of orthopedic braces,prostheses, and supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, walkers, and wheelchairs.
  • Confer with members of the physical therapy staff and other health teammembers, individually and in conference, to exchange, discuss, and evaluatepatient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatmentprograms. Coordinate with other departments and the clinic staff to providecomplete care to patients.

 

Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)  Job Qualifications:

  • BLS by AHA
  • Computer Competency
  • Graduate from a college or university accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
  • Associates Degree
  • Minimum of at least 12 months experience in an outpatientorthopedic setting within the past two (2) years.
  • Licensure/Registration: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a physical therapy assistant or possess current certification as a physical therapyassistant/technician as determined by the American Physical TherapyAssociation (APTA) in any U.S. jurisdiction. 

     

 

 

 Position contingent on contract award with an April 2019 start date. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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