• Physical Therapy Asst. VOC

    Job Locations US-OK-Lawton | US-OK-Duncan | US-OK-Lawton
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2 months ago)
    Job ID
    2018-1138
    # of Openings
    1
    Shift
    Float between Lawton and Duncan
    Division
    O/P Clinic #16 (Lawton)
    Category
    Physical Therapy
  • Overview

    POSITION PURPOSE

    Provide PTA skills and functions to assigned patients as directed by the Clinic Manager. Employee may provide care in the patent’s home or place of residence

    Responsibilities

    Provide PTA skills and functions to assigned patients as directed by the Clinic Manager. Employee may provide care in the patent’s home or place of residence

    Qualifications

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS

    Licenses or Certifications:  Must equal or surpass minimal certification requirements established by the State of Oklahoma licensing standards. Licensed in Oklahoma or eligible (may be obtained after hire).

     

    Total Education, Vocational Training, and Experience: 

    Associate Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant or Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy.  One year clinical experience in Physical Therapy.

     

    PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

    Position has Full Access to Protected Health Information of patients on caseload.

     

    Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

    Organize and prioritize tasks and projects

    Accurately complete job responsibilities within the specified time constraints to meet the needs of patients, regulatory standards and customer satisfaction

     

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Ability to speak, hear, and read English

    Ability to perform computer skills

    Ability to discern temperature, texture, size, and shape

    “Exceptional attendance is a requirement in order to fulfill role expectations

     

     

     

     

    CRITICAL DEMANDS:

    Lift up to 50# from floor to 36”(Occasional)                                Stand(Constant)

    Lift 25# from 36” to overhead(Occasional)                                  Sustained Forward bending(Frequent)                                

    Sit(Occasional)                                                                                     Walking up to .25 mile(Occasional)                                   

    Sustained squat(Occasional)                                                             Push/Pull up to 75# at 36” height (Occasional)                  

    Repetitive squat(Occasional)                                                            Full body range of motion(Constant)

    Grasp of various sizes and weights up to 50#(Constant)             Balance(Continuous) In walking, standing, carrying, moving patients, and equipment, etc. 

     

    ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

    Indoor climate-controlled environment.  Patient care environment with potential exposure to unpleasant odors, to blood and body fluids which may carry infection to infectious disease, and to chemical and electrical hazards.  Occasional travel with exposure to outdoors elements.

     

    Working Conditions:

    Potential hazards include:

     

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    * toxic/caustic chemicals

    X

     

     

     

    *blood or body fluids

     

     

    X

     

    *extreme conditions, hot or cold

    X

     

     

     

    *communicable diseases

     

    X

     

     

    *dust/fumes/gases (including asbestos)

    X

     

     

     

    *unprotected heights

    X

     

     

     

    *moving mechanical parts

     

    X

     

     

    *CRT (computer) monitor

     

     

    X

     

    *potential electric shock

     

    X

     

     

    *frequent, repetitive motions

     

     

    X

     

    *x-ray electro-magnetic energy

    X

     

     

     

    *Other (as listed)

     

     

     

     

    *high pitched noises

     

    X

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    *needles or other sharp objects

     

    X

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED

    Equipment used for patient care.  Office equipment such as computer, FAX, telephone, copier, calculator, etc..  Assumes responsibility for equipment, inventory, safety, and security of assigned facilities.