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Physical Therapy Assistant


*This position is for Asheville Specialty Hospital*

*NEW GRAD PTA's ACCEPTED*

Asheville Specialty Hospital (ASH) is the only accredited long-term acute care hospital in the western North Carolina region. ASH is an independent affiliate of Mission Health, housing 34 licensed beds and an attending medical staff of two physicians and two nurse practitioners' who communicate and plan medical treatment with your physician.

Uses procedures and techniques to change condition/function consistent with the rehabilitation diagnosis and prognosis, supervises and coordinates therapeutic care, and communicates treatment outcomes to patients, families, and appropriate staff. Teaches and mentors other staff, and participates in the management of resources for patient care and organizational improvements.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

License: Holds a current North Carolina license to practice Physical Therapy as a Physical Therapy Assistant; Basic Life Support (BLS) required

EDUCATION: AS REQUIRED IN ORDER TO OBTAIN LICENSES WITH THE NC BOARD OF PHYSICAL THERAPY

Experience: NONE