|PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT PRN
|Franklin Medical Center
FRANKLIN MEDICAL CENTER
JOB DESCRIPTION AND STANDARD OF PERFORMANCE
POSITION: PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT
FLSA STATUS: NON-EXEMPT
JOB SUMMARY: The physical therapy assistant is responsible for physical therapy treatment plans set forth under the direction of the physical therapist.
As an integral part of our community, Franklin Medical Center’s mission is to provide the highest quality health care and customer satisfaction to all those we serve. We are committed to delivering compassionate, capable, and personalized treatment to our patients and their families, always keeping in mind that our responsibility is to the health needs of the people.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Strong customer/patient skills
Physical Requirements: This job requires frequent lifting and carrying items up to 25 pounds unassisted, including assisting patients when required. It also requires frequent bending, reaching, repetitive hand movements, standing, walking, squatting and sitting, as well as some heavy lifting, pushing and pulling exerted regularly throughout a regular work shift. This job may require exposure to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a hospital environment.
OSHA EXPOSURE CATEGORY: A
Has exposure to blood borne pathogens