AnchorageRecruiter
the smart solution for Anchorage jobs

Physical Therapy Assistant / Technician

Company: FEDERAL STAFFING RESOURCES
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: January 11, 2019

Job Description:

General Practice opening in Anchorage, Alaska. This and other physical therapy jobs brought to you by AlliedHealthJobCafe.com Physical Therapy Assistant / Technician job in Anchorage, Alaska. The job is a civilian position within the military medical system. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system providing a full range of services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families.Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.Monday-Friday day work scheduleHolidays offFantastic PTO accrual rateCompetitive CompensationBenefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)Dedication Program Manager to support your employment Physical Therapy Assistant / Technician Job Overview:

  • Carry out a program of corrective exercise and treatment for assigned patients, as directed by the physical therapist.
  • Under supervision, administer such treatment as exercise, gait training, massage, whirlpool, hot packs, diathermy, ultrasound, paraffin, ice packs and traction.
  • Instruct patients on segments of the program including proper use of wheelchairs, crutches, braces, and prosthetic appliances and devices.
  • Administer traction to relieve neck and back pain, using intermittent and static traction equipment. Instruct, motivate, and assist patients to learn and improve functional activities.
  • Observe patients during treatments and compile and evaluate data on patients' responses to treatments and progress and report orally or in writing to the physical therapist.
  • Fit patients for, adjust, and train patients in the use and care of orthopedic braces, prostheses, and supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, walkers, and wheelchairs.
  • Confer with members of the physical therapy staff and other health team members, individually and in conference, to exchange, discuss, and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment programs. Coordinate with other departments and the clinic staff to provide complete care to patients. Physical Therapy Assistant / Technician Job Qualifications:
    • BLS by American Heart Association
    • Associates Degree
    • Graduate from a college or university accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
    • One year of experience as a Physical Therapy Assistant after graduation
    • License: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a physical therapy assistant or possess current certification as a physical therapy assistant/technician as determined by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). OR have worked as a Physician Therapy Technician supporting a Physical Therapy Clinic for 1 year for a PTT role not described above. Position contingent on contract award with a Spring 2019 start date. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals!

      Keywords: FEDERAL STAFFING RESOURCES, Anchorage , Physical Therapy Assistant / Technician, Healthcare , Anchorage, Alaska

      Click here to apply!

      Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

      I'm looking for
      in category
      within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Occupational Therapy job in Anchorage, AK
Description: TaleMed is one of the fastest-growing travel agencies in the
Company: TaleMed
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Physical Therapy job in Anchorage, AK
Description: TaleMed is one of the fastest-growing travel agencies in the
Company: TaleMed
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

C/A Psychiatrist - Top Behavioral Health Provider in Beautiful Anchora
Description: North Star Behavioral Healthcare System, has been successfully in being one of the top providers Pediatric Behavioral Health in the state of Alaska since 1984. We are currently recruiting for a C/A Psychiatrist (more...)
Company: Universal Health Services
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019


Family Nurse Practitioner - Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Description: Family Practice/Primary Care opening in Anchorage, Alaska. This and other nurse practitioner jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER in the Traumatic Brain Injury ClinicCONTRACT (more...)
Company: Specialty Government Services
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Gastroenterologist (Physician #)
Description: br BE/BC Gastroenterologist to establish a solo private practice. br br No Gastroenterologist in the community of 89, 000 br ul li Plenty of Oncology Cases in the market li Digital imaging (more...)
Company: Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Travel: Team Opportunity in Beautiful Alaska!!
Description: This opportunity is available with on of our BEST School Systems in Alaska The School offers an in-depth orientation and fantastic team support while
Company: CompHealth
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Licensed Therapist / Physical Therapist Job in Anchorage, Alaska / Skilled Nursing Facility
Description: Are you a driven Physical Therapist seeking an amazing opportunity that offers both professional fulfillment and a gorgeous location Then look no further. br ICON Medical Network is seeking passionate, (more...)
Company: ICON Medical Network
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Family Practice Physician Outpatient Only Practitioner - Physicians Only Apply - Perm
Description: Medical Doctors Only Apply. A Family Practice
Company: Progeny Human Resource Solutions
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Travel Operating Room Tech (OR Tech), 12H Nights 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM
Description: Travel Operating Room Tech OR Tech Anchorage, AK br Location: nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbspAnchorage, AK br Start Date: nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp1/23/2019 br Shift Details: (more...)
Company: Triage Staffing LLC.
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Occupational Therapist - OT
Description: Occupational Therapist - Position: Occupational Therapist 13 week Occupational Therapist travel assignment Hospital in Anchorage, AK is looking for a Occupational Therapist to help them out for 13 weeks. (more...)
Company: Fusion Medical Staffing
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 01/25/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alaska jobs by following @recnetAK on Twitter!

Anchorage RSS job feeds