Job Description
Job Title Physical Therapist Assistant
Duration
Location San Antonio,  TX
Other Location
Description The Physical therapist assistant (PTA) will work as part of a team to provide physical therapy services under the direction and supervision of the physical therapist. The PTA will implement selected components of patient/client interventions (treatment), obtain data related to the interventions provided, and make modifications in selected interventions either to progress the patient/client as directed by the physical therapist or to ensure patient/client safety and comfort.
 
ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLES OF WORK:
  • Adheres to professional, ethical and legal standards of practice
  • Participates with Physical Therapist in developing individual treatment programs
  • Administers a variety of exercises and interventions
  • Observes and records the effectiveness of intervention, and document patients’ progress
  • Proposes modification of specific intervention procedures to physical therapist
  • Coordinates treatment schedule with the Physical Therapist
  • Explains treatment techniques to patients
  • Processes orders for equipment and supplies
  • Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering telephone, taking messages, and filling out forms.
  • Instruct, motivate, safeguard and assist patients as they practice exercises and functional activities.
  • Confer with physical therapy staff and others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment.
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Knowledge of physical therapy principles, theory, methods and their application in an educational environment
  • Skill in providing a variety of interventions
  • Skill in effective oral and written communication
  • Ability to prepare and maintain accurate records
 
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
  • One to Two years of experience as a physical therapist assistant
  • Graduation from an accredited program for physical therapist assistants
  • Current Texas licensure as a physical therapist assistant
 
 Gonzaba Medical Group has served the city of San Antonio for over 50 years.  We specialize in family practice, internal medicine, urgent care, in-house imaging, pain management and rehabilitation.  We currently have over 50 fulltime medical providers and over 400 administrative and clinical support staff amongst our 5 locations. 
 
At Gonzaba Medical Group we understand that commitment to quality care and service is the key to a healthy and loyal patient.  We want our patients to feel they are receiving the best health care possible. From the front office staff to the treating physicians, Gonzaba Medical Group's goal is to maintain a high level of care and patient satisfaction.
 
Como Familia, Like Family.
Gonzaba Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or any other characteristic protected by law.
 

Required Skills Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Assistant
 
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