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Providence Health & Services Physical Therapist Assistant in Kodiak, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Physical Therapist Assistant to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, Alaska. This is a part-time day shift.

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Provide physical therapy to patients/residents under the direction of a Physical Therapist as prescribed by a physician licensed in the state of Alaska.

  • Document progress toward goals in the medical record according to facility guidelines.

  • Provide resident, family and staff education in a variety of settings.

  • Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an associate degree program in Physical Therapy Assistant

  • Licensed in the state of Alaska, or eligible for licensure

  • Valid AK drivers license with current auto insurance and registration IAW state motor vehicle laws

  • Able to read, write, and speak English

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of experience in physical disabilities

About Kodiak Island Medical Center

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides comprehensive health care to residents and visitors of Kodiak Island.

This critical access hospital features 25 acute care beds, including four birthing suites, two psychiatric care beds and two ICU beds. In addition, the Care Center, PKIMC’s extended care facility, has 19 long-term care beds.

PKIMC provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services, including emergency department, surgery, laboratory services, maternity, general medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, sleep studies, specialty clinics, diagnostic imaging services and pharmacy.

It is staffed by a mix of primary care physicians, surgeons and specialists who provide family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology and general practice.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Therapy Support (PTA, COTA, Rehab Aide)

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 236841

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