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Physical Therapy Assistant - Rehabilitation Department
Location: Carrizo Springs, Texas

Dimmit Regional Hospital is located in South Texas in the city of Carrizo Springs, County of Dimmit. DRH is a 24 bed licensed critical access hospital.

Job Summary:

Responsible for administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as supervised by the Physical Therapist. Administers treatments and physical agents as directed by the Physical Therapist, after the Physical Therapist has evaluated the patient. Assists with restoration of patient functioning to prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department. Under the direct supervision of the Physical Therapist.

Job Requirements:

AA Degree from a school or college approved by the American Physical Therapy Association
Holds current licensure as Physical Therapy Assistant
Current BLS certification
Minimum of six months in healthcare related work experience preferred.
Ability to understand verbal and written instruction and communicate clearly and effectively with hospital staff and respond to patient behavioral changes.
Basic computer knowledge.
Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Additional languages preferred.
Provide excellent customer service.
Must possess basic computer knowledge.

Functional Position Requirements:

Job requirements include, but are not limited to: sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, bending, squatting and reaching. Requires good finger dexterity, repetitive motions with hands and fingers. Requires ability to have good vision and hearing. Pushing and pulling equipment may be necessary.

Reasonable Accommodations:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising the job duties.

Benefits for Full Time Employees Include:

Excellent Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Employer Paid Life Insurance
Paid Time Off and Extended Sick Leave
Retirement Plans (pre-and post-tax), including 5% employer contribution
Other insurance products offered, include Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Voluntary Life, Accident Plan, Critical Care and Indemnity Plan
Online Wellness Program with Health Insurance Premium discounts for eligible participants

Location: Carrizo Springs, Texas

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day

Contact Information
Terrie Dube - Human Resources Director
704 Hospital Drive
Carrizo Springs, Tx 78834
Email: tdube@dimmitregional.com
Phone: 830-876-2424, ext. 440
Fax: 830-876-2420

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