Physical Therapy Assistant PTA Physical Therapy Full Time Days

Physical Therapy Assistant PTA Physical Therapy Full Time Days job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Physical Therapy Assistant/PTA, Physical Therapy, Full-Time job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a Physical Therapy Assistant to join our Physical Therapy team in Albuquerque, NM. This position will primarily provide weekend coverage.

This full-time job is located at   Lovelace Medical Center,  an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery. 

  Physical Therapy Assistant Job Responsibilities: 

  • Provides therapy treatment to patients with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist. 
  •   Identifies and prioritizes patient problems and notifies Physical Therapist of areas of concerns with patient response. 

Physical Therapy Assistant Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree in Physical Therapy Assistant
  • No direct experience required.
  • Desired: One (1) year related experience
  • Licensed or licensure eligible PTA in the State of New Mexico
  • Current BLS
  • Ability to communicate effectively, provide quality care, maintain concise and timely documentation, identify the need for treatment implementation and function well in a team setting

Why Lovelace?

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 5495

Department / Location

Physical Therapy
Lovelace Medical Center -