Why join our iRISE team?
iRISE Spine & Joint is a place where our 'Culture of Caring' values support our compassionate and committed staff to exercise and develop their passion for providing excellent health care services. Our vision is to be the preferred comprehensive treatment provider for the injured across the U.S. Why should you join our winning team of employees across the states of Tennessee and Florida? Because, we provide:
At iRISE, we are passionate about healthcare and compassionate about helping people restore their quality of life. If you share the same drive to help people find relief from chronic pain, push the limits of healthcare technology and create a patient-centric environment where our patients can thrive, then we want you to join our team.
As a multi-modality spine and joint practice, we use advanced technology to help our patients feel better and get back to the physical activities most important to them. Our goal is not just to heal our patients, but to empower each patient with the resources they need to maintain their quality of life even after treatment. We’re here to change the game by creating a space where our patients feel fully empowered and in control of their healthcare experience, and where they have the guidance of the best spine and joint specialists to help them on their road to recovery.
iRISE employs over 20 providers within 13 clinics to work together to deliver the most advanced integrated care in Tennessee and Florida. If you are chosen to join our team, you can enjoy the following benefits of being an iRISE team member:
Do you think you have what it takes to join the iRISE team? Check out our current opportunity for a Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant in our Memphis North location.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION
Full time position in a multi-disciplinary personal injury facility to support the development, implementation, and coordination of physical therapy care. Under oversight by the Physical Therapist, to assist in the treatment and prevention of health problems associated with the body's muscular, nervous, and skeletal systems. Requires a compassionate healer who is passionate about their patients and committed to helping them recover their independence and mobility.
The Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant has experience working with a wide range of patient injuries and age groups, who is always ready to learn new techniques to further patient care and would create a Plan of Treatment consisting of the appropriate exercises, procedures and techniques required to promote effective, safe recovery. They will be responsible for coordinating with any healthcare professionals that are working with their patients and referring patients to specialists when appropriate. They would be a patient, compassionate professional who encourages and inspires their patients to work toward greater independence and recovery.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
REQUIRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Completion of a PT Assistant program from an accredited school of Physical Therapy approved by the American Physical Therapy Association
Current/active Licensure in the state of practice
PREFERRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Current CPR/Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (with AED) preferred.
RESPONSIBILITY FOR FUNDS, PROPERTY and EQUIPMENT
Provides leadership and guidance to other team members within the location, on both clinical and administrative areas of responsibility.
Ability to read, analyze, and understand common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents; Ability to respond to complex or difficult inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
Under general supervision where standard practice enables the employee to proceed alone on routine work, referring all questionable cases to supervisor.
The job skills required for LICENSED PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT include physical therapy, Patient Care, Health care, CPR, Leadership, Basic Life Support, etc. Having related job skills and expertise will give you an advantage when applying to be a LICENSED PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT. That makes you unique and can impact how much salary you can get paid. Below are job openings related to skills required by LICENSED PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT. Select any job title you are interested in and start to search job requirements.
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