Sentara Healthcare-Home Care Services is currently recruiting Licensed Physical Therapy Assistants. Positions are available throughout VA to include Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk, Hampton, Williamsburg, Richmond, Charlottesville, and Covington. Reports to the team coordinator. Administers physical therapy treatments under the supervision of a physical therapist; provides education and information to patients and caregivers; participates in required discharge planning and completes all required documentation according to policy. May be assigned other duties such as clinical instructor for student affiliations, performance improvement, and program development. Must be a graduate of an approved program for physical therapy assistants. Must have current licensure as a Physical Therapy Assistant in the state of Virginia or be licensure eligible. Other requirements include BLS completion within 3 months of hire. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to operate and apply therapeutic equipment; ability to lift/push/pull light to heavy equipment, supplies, and patients; creativity and problem solving skills. If interested please go to www.sentara.com and search keyword Home Care Services-All Pos.
Sentara HealthcareCompany Description:
Sentara Home Care Services is a division of Sentara Healthcare, a not-for-profit, integrated delivery system serving more than two million residents in Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. Nationally recognized for quality and innovation, Sentara employs approximately 20,000 people and operates more than 100 care-giving sites, including seven acute care hospitals, four advanced imaging centers, seven nursing homes and three assisted-living centers. Sentara also offers home health and hospice services, ground and air medical transport services, rehabilitation services, mobile diagnostic vans, and a fitness facility. Sentara has more than 2,500 physicians on its medical staff and a medical group comprised of more than 380 of the area’s leading physicians. Sentara founded the region's first managed care plan, Optima Health Plan, in 1984. Through an array of award winning health plans, Sentara offers health coverage to more than 400,000 members, tapping into a provider network of nearly 6,000 physicians throughout Virginia.
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